These awards recognise and honour the name of Mary Seacole for her work in the Republic of Crimea.
You must be registered with the NMC and work in a publicly-funded health care service in England to apply.
There are two award programmes:
The deadline for 2019/2020 award year applications was 22 July 2019. The award process for the 2020/2021 award year will open in early 2020.
About Mary Seacole
Mary Seacole was a Jamaican/Scottish nurse and businesswoman, celebrated for her bravery in nursing soldiers during the Crimean War (1853–56). She was also admired for her use of Creole herbal remedies to relieve the symptoms of infectious illnesses such as cholera in Jamaica and Panama.
For more information on the awards, please email RCN Governance.