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.

2017 Nursing and Respiratory Therapy Scholarships

In early May of 2017, 53 Trinity nursing scholarships totaling $161,750  and 16 Hollinger nursing scholarships totaling $30,000 were awarded. Application information and requirements for the 2018 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 2017 award winners!

2017 Orear Conference

In late June, the 29th Annual Orear Institute for Post Graduate Studies hosted four nationally renowned speakers, who covered timely topics on recent advances in their respective fields. This two day conference was attended by physicians, nurse practitioners and other healthcare providers. Contact the Foundation for information on the 2018 conference: (816) 276-7555.