ABenevolent Funds

The Benevolent Fund provides financial assistance to: League members, or Nurses who trained at Bart's before Sept 1993, also Nurses who have worked at Bart's for a year and have joined the League. You can be working or retired.

Contact in strictest confidence

Please click on the link below for more detailed information and procedure for allocation of funds.

A Countryside Network of Friendship has also been established to facilitate local visits to Bart's nurses who would appreciate this offer of support and friendship

Please contact Susan Finney or address in the league news for more details.

Scholarship Funds

In 2020, the three Scholarship Funds were amalgamated into one:



The Stewart Baines Coltart Scholarship Fund.

The name of the new fund was chosen to reflect the founders of the original funds:.....


The Stewart Baines Coltart Scholarship Fund is available to fully paid up members of the League and are for financial assistance with course fees and associated costs of study, for both professional and personal development.

A sub-committee administers the fund and meets four times a year to consider applications. League members are urged to apply for funding.

Closing dates for receipt of scholarship application forms (also advertised in the League News):
5th September 2021
7th November 2021
6th March 2022
8th May 2022
11th September 2022
6th November 2022
5th March 2023
7th May 2023

The Scholarship and Benevolent Funds  form a Registered Charity( 275165.). Donations to these funds can be given using Gift Aid where appropriate. Forms for giving donations can be found in the League News or obtained from the relevant Honorary Secretary.

Download a scholarship application form to save, complete, and email back

Download the Benevolent Fund Grant-Making Policy