High-quality courses and our commitment to affordability
The Institute works hard to make our high-quality education affordable to all. We encourage students to explore outside opportunities for financial assistance, including checking with their employers about reimbursement for professional development. Course discounts are available to some students through our partnerships with national organizations and associations. Connect with us to learn more.CONNECT WITH US
Annual Shiley Scholarships (San Diego County Only)
The Institute offers scholarships to cover the full cost of tuition in any Institute course, funded by philanthropist Darlene Marcos Shiley to provide training that can enhance care for patients and families in the San Diego region. Typically the scholarship application period opens in the fall. Check back or join the interest list to receive updates!
If you need assistance covering the cost of tuition, we have payment plans for some courses and discounts for members of certain organizations. Please contact our Relationship Management team for details.JOIN THE INTEREST LIST
Who is eligible?
Any health professional working in San Diego County.
When the applications open, click on the link below to access the Scholarship Application. Your application must be accompanied by a letter of reference from a supervisor or professional colleague.
Scholarship recipients will be notified.
“Courses that the CSU Shiley Institute for Palliative Care makes available are affordable, accurate and make a difference in my ability to give quality care to patients and families during some of the most difficult decisions they’ll face regarding quality of life, death and aftercare. ”
Rev. Neil Cardwell, MDiv.