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Welcome to the Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing at OHSU
In order to meet the complex health care needs of a growing older adult population in Oregon and across the Pacific Northwest, we at the Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence have over a decade of accomplishments toward meeting the national goals put forth by the Hartford Foundation.
NEW Scholarship Announcement!
The Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence (HCGNE) at OHSU seeks applicants for two endowed scholarships.
The Hearst Endowed Scholarship
The goal of the Hearst Foundations' scholarship is to prepare advanced practice nurses whose focus is on the health and health care of older adults. This scholarship provides funding for students enrolled in Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs at Oregon Health & Science University's School of Nursing and whose focus is on gerontological advanced practice nursing. These include the Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner programs. Up to $15,000 will be awarded to approximately two students each year.
The Michaelson Gerontological Nursing Scholarship
The goal of this scholarship is to prepare nurse educators with the advanced knowledge needed to address the health and health care needs of older adults. This scholarship provides support for students enrolled in the Master of Nursing Education at Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing who are committed to teaching about the health and health care needs of older adults. Up to $1000 will be awarded to two qualified students each year.
Please see the respective applications for program specifics and selection criteria.