We are proud to offer a range of bursaries to support healthcare professionals undertaking prostate disease focused education, as well as funding for organisations providing these training opportunities. Bursaries are available for professional development activities that have a clear focus on prostate cancer or benign prostate disease.

Current bursary schemes for individuals

Individuals can apply for a bursary up to the value of £1,500 to cover course fees for study days, short courses or educational conferences. Unfortunately we are unable to cover additional expenses to externally organised events and conferences at this time. 

Apply now for April 2020 onwards

For more information on this bursary scheme, please contact us and/or consult our terms and conditions.

Masters degree in Prostate Cancer Care

If you’re working towards a specialist or advanced practice role in prostate cancer, we can support you with a bursary to undertake the Masters degree in Prostate Cancer Care (distance learning) with Sheffield Hallam University. Please note these bursaries are offered on a module-by-module basis. 

Apply now for April 2020 onwards

Receiving a bursary from Prostate Cancer UK allows me to undertake and focus on my dissertation without financial worry. It is encouraging to know I have the support, interest and backing of a national, well-known charity.

- Marva Patterson, Urology Oncology CNS

Application information and key dates

Bursary applications are assessed on a bi-monthly basis. Please ensure you submit your application at least three months prior to the start date of the education initiative. 

Upcoming deadlines and assessment panel dates:

  • Application deadline: 20 March 2020
    • Assessment panel: 8 April 2020
  • Application deadline: 15 May 2020
    • Assessment panel: 3 June 2020
  • Application deadline: 17 July 2020
    • Assessment panel: 5 August 2020

If you have any queries regarding submitting your bursary application please contact us.

Current bursary schemes for organisations

Education bursaries of up to £5000 per activity are available to organisations wishing to provide UK based educational activity, such as training events, study days, conferences, clinical updates or similar.

Deadline: Bursary applications are reviewed on an individual basis, please contact us in the first instance to discuss your application. 

Please note, we recommend that you apply for a bursary at least three months before your planned activity is due to commence.