Education/Grants

The Foundation is helping to ensure quality healthcare in our community by funding educational opportunities for healthcare professionals and providing scholarships for those who wish to enter the fields of nursing and respiratory therapy. In addition to supporting family practice residents, we’re also committed to promoting wellness and good health in the Greater Kansas City area. Through Health Education Grants, the Foundation supports community schools with innovative programs that nurture the physical and mental health needs of Kansas City’s children.

2016 Nursing and Respiratory Therapy Scholarships

In early May of 2016, 58 Trinity nursing scholarships totaling $159, 750  and 19 Hollinger nursing scholarships totaling $29,390 were awarded. Application information and requirements for the 2017 Trinity Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Scholarships and the L.A. Hollinger, M.D. Scholarships can be found above. Please use the links to find eligibility requirements and other helpful information. Scholarships are awarded in mid-May of every year.Congratulations to all the 2016 award winners!

2016 Orear Conference

In late June, the 28th Annual Orear Institute for Post Graduate Studies hosted nationally renowned speakers, who covered timely topics on recent advances in their respective fields. This two day conference was attended by 100 physicians, nurse practitioners and other healthcare providers.