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 awards a total of $25,000 in scholarships each November in honor of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. These scholarships cover the full cost of tuition in any Institute course and are funded by philanthropist Darlene Marcos Shiley to provide training that can enhance care for patients and families in the San Diego region.
Who is eligible?
Any health professional working in San Diego County.
The application can be accessed on this page when the application window opens in early October.
Scholarship recipients are notified by late November.
How to apply?
The application can be accessed on this page when the application window opens in early October. Scholarship recipients are notified by late November.
“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.