Funding for Palliative Care Training
Scholarships for San Diego County health professionals
The CSU Institute for Palliative Care has awarded $25,000 annually over the past three years to fund palliative care education for social workers, nurses, chaplains and other health professionals. These Donald and Darlene Marcos Shiley Scholarships are designed to expand and improve the delivery of palliative care across San Diego County.
More than 40 recipients have been selected for the awards since 2015. The scholarships cover the full cost of tuition in Institute courses, and recipients have enrolled in courses ranging from Advanced Practice Certificate in Palliative Care to Essentials of Palliative Care Chaplaincy to Care of Latinos with Serious Illness to Post-MSW Palliative Care Certificate.