Essay Competition ... 2017
UKAHN Annual Nursing History Writing Competition

£100 first prize and also eligible to be published in the UKAHN Bulletin


The UKAHN Annual Nursing History Writing Competition is open to all in the UK interested in the history of nursing, in order to encourage scholarship in this important area.


Submissions of research-based scholarly writing, on any aspect of the history of nurses or nursing, of 2-3000 words are welcomed. Submissions must be written in English in Arial font size 11 with Harvard style referencing, be historical, and the sources identified and referenced as per guidelines for the UKAHN Bulletin. Work should not have been published or submitted elsewhere before entry to the competition.

Closing Date

Friday 31st March 2017

Please send entries to

    @ 2015 UK Association for the History of Nursing