The Premature Baby Charity for Northern Ireland

The Prof. JC Dornan Memorial Award 2022/23

In honour of the life of our founder Professor James Dornan we are delighted to announce the Prof. JC Dornan Memorial Award.

This award is to support research or quality improvement projects directly linked with the Mission and Vision of Tiny Life. Examples projects might be:

Improve the quality of Neonatal care
Improve premature birth survival rates
Improved quality of life for infants after discharge from NICU
Address the short term and long-term health care needs caused by premature birth
Understand and improve parental or carer perspectives on and experiences of neonatal care

The award is for a maximum of £1500.

Full details can be found here: JD-award-A5-4pp.pdf (

Application form available here:

Applications must be submitted
by 14th September 2022 by 1pm to