Our Mission:


The Lancaster Osteopathic Health Foundation improves public health and well-being in Lancaster County by focusing on two intersecting goals:  strengthening the capacity of the health care professional community, and improving children's behavioral health services.



2015 Nurse Education Scholarship Applications Now Available!


We are pleased to announce the start of the 2015 Nurse Education Scholarship Program!  Since 2003, the Lancaster Osteopathic Health Foundation has invested $633,201 in the education of 179 Lancaster County nursing students.  Of the 179 scholarship recipients LOHF has helped so far, 93% have fulfilled the program requirements and are working in Lancaster County health facilities.  Each year scholarships are awarded to deserving students who are beginning their nursing education as well as students who are looking to advance their nursing careers.


You can dowload a current application by following the link:        2015 Nurse Scholarship Application.


Please note that the deadline for receiving completed scholarship applications is May 29, 2015.  A selection committee consisting of nurses and LOHF staff will review applications and identify finalists for interviews that will take place in July 2015.  Award recipients will be notified by mail in July 2015 and invited to attend an awards reception held in September.  Initial scholarship payments will be made to the nursing schools in August 2015.


We are honored to offer this exciting scholarship opportunity to local students who have a passion for the nursing profession.



Profile of 2014 LOHF Nurse Scholarship Recipients

• 1 LPN, 5, RN’s, 4 BSN’s, 4 MSN’s, 3 Ph.D’s
• $57,764 pledged to these 17 nurses over the next
3 years as they complete their current educational goals
• Of the 17 scholarship recipients, 2 previously received a
Lancaster Osteopathic Health Foundation scholarship
• They represent the following nursing schools:
Lancaster County Career and Technology Center, Harrisburg Area Community College,
Eastern Mennonite University, PA College of Health Sciences, Millersville University,
The Pennsylvania State University, Aspen University, Drexel University,
Capella University, Indiana University of Pennsylvania





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