Apply for a Scholarship
Thanks to the generosity of our donors, we are able to offer a number of scholarships to students seeking further education following high school. The submission deadline for completed applications and supporting materials is by noon on Jan. 30, 2015. Scholarship and award recipients will be notified on Feb. 27, 2015.
Apply for any of the scholarships listed below
Overview of the CVM-IL Math & Science Initiative:
The physicians from Cardiovascular Medicine, P.C., in Illinois have
come together to create a new math and science initiative funded through
the Trinity Health Foundation. The initiative includes:
- Scholarships for college-bound students
- A mini-medical school in June
The cardiologists have already contributed half a million dollars to
finance the initiative through a special fund at the Trinity Health
Foundation. Funding should sustain these programs for the next 20 years.
Overview of the Granger Westberg Pastoral Care Award:
This monetary award has been established to provide financial assistance to persons who are seeking to prepare for a chaplaincy ministry in a health care setting, and are accepted and enrolled in an accredited year-long residency program for Clinical Pastoral Education program as a means of achieving that goal. The Reverend Doctor Granger E. Westberg was noted for his pioneering work in exploring and encouraging the interrelationship of religion and medicine and in fostering holistic health care.
Overview of the Kenneth Moburg Administrative Award:
This monetary award has been established to provide financial
assistance to persons who are engaged in graduate study leading to
either a Master's or Doctorate Degree in some aspect of Health Care
Administration. Candidates for
this award must be either an employee or the child of an employee of
UnityPoint Health - Trinity and be an active member of a recognized
faith community. Mr. Moburg was an administrator at the former Lutheran
Hospital in Moline, one of Trinity's predecessor
Overview of the Kenneth Moburg Educational Scholarship:
The Kenneth Moburg Education Scholarship is for children of
UnityPoint Health - Trinity employees who are pursuing a degree in a
healthcare profession that requires an associate's degree or more. Mr.
Moburg was an administrator
at the former Lutheran Hospital in Moline, one of Trinity's predecessor
Overview of the Lynn Vermeer Youth Development Scholarship:
The Lynn Vermeer Youth Development Scholarship is for children AND
grandchildren of UnityPoint Health - Trinity employees who are currently
pursuing or plan to pursue a degree or certification from an accredited
or health-related program. Lynn Vermeer was the father of UnityPoint
Health Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Kevin
Vermeer, formerly CFO for Trinity.