NHS bursary reform

Information about the proposed reform of the NHS bursary system.

Read about changes to healthcare education funding for student nursing, midwifery and allied health students.


The nursing associate curriculum framework is relevant to all those involved in planning, designing and delivering Level 5 Nursing Associate education and training programmes. The curriculum framework is available on the Heath Education England website.

  1. Changing how healthcare education is funded

    • Consultation outcome
  2. NHS bursary reform

    • Policy paper


Published 18 December 2015
Last updated 30 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Separated out content on nursing associates to add to a new collection on careers in nursing
  2. Link to nursing associate curriculum framework added.
  3. Added link to information about nursing associate role.
  4. First published.