This Year's QNIS Undergraduate Award Winner



Karen Wilson (Dean of School), Linzi Brown, and Craig Mahoney (Principal & Vice-Chancellor)


At the Dumfries Graduation held at the Crichton Memorial Church, Dumfries on Tuesday 31 October 2017. Linzi Brown, one of our Dumfries adult nursing student’s won the Queens Nursing Institute for Scotland Undergraduate award.

The Queen’s Nursing Institute Scotland has a mission to promote excellence in community nursing.  In order to encourage those who are inspired to pursue a career in community nursing at a very early stage, the Institute offers every provider of undergraduate nursing programmes in Scotland an annual prize of £50 which is to be awarded to one individual who shows the most promise in community nursing.

When informed that she had won the above award Linzi commented

It is an honour to be considered as a candidate for this award. I appreciate the opportunity to attend the conference and possibility to blog about my experiences, I feel that receiving this award will be really beneficial for my future career and study aspirations.”