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Funding is available within GGC for trainee ANPs and for existing ANPs who are seeking to gain a masters level qualification in Advanced Practice.

 Application process

Before applying make sure you know which programme you are applying for, that there is managerial support and an appropriate clinical supervisor has agreed to oversee the trainees progress.

  1. Complete the funding application Checklist (download here)
  2. Complete the appropriate funding form
    1.  A UWS Advanced Practice Special SLA form (email [email protected] to request)
    2. A Study Leave 2 (SL2) form (download here) for GCU and other universities
  3. Send both forms (and any accompanying information) to: Kulvinder Atwal, Office Administrator - Professional Governance & Regulation, J B Russell House Gartnavel Royal Hospital,  1055 Great Western Road,  Glasgow,  G12 0XH 
  1. Apply directly to the University for a place on the ANP programme
  2. For the Non-medical prescribing module apply via the Pharmacy & Prescribing Support Unit – email Mandy Logan, Non Medical Prescribing Co-ordinator for an application pack including your contact details. ([email protected]). ANP trainees should undertake Non-medical Prescribing at Masters level (unless already held) at the institution the ANP programme is being undertaken. Please make it clear when applying to the Pharmacy & Prescribing Support Unit which institution the ANP trainee will be studying at.


Please note that funding can only be applied for one year at a time, so a further SLA/SL2 form will be needed for the second year of any programme.

Funding is available from corporate nursing for 2017-18 (see below) 


                Via UWS Advanced Practice Special Service Level Agreement

Acute Sector

                Via SL2

                Via UWS Advanced Practice Special Service Level Agreement

General Practice

Corporate Nursing will pay fees for UWS upfront* through the UWS Advanced Practice Special Service Level Agreement

Primary Care Support will pay fees for GCU (and other universities) upfront* via an SL2


 *Fees will be reclaimed from NES once arrangements for funding ANP training have been established.