Awards & Scholarships
Elizabeth Watkins Community Caring Award
As a tribute to the caring spirit of philanthropist Elizabeth Miller Watkins, and as an expression of thanks to those who mirror her generosity, we proudly present the Elizabeth Watkins Community Caring award to individuals, businesses and LMH Health employees.
Each year, the LMH Health Foundation recognizes those people and businesses who have provided unique and significant service to the hospital and the foundation.
Academic scholarship winners announced
Congratulations to our 2021 scholarship winners! This year, LMH Health Foundation awarded 35 scholarships totaling over $31,000 to our hardworking employees and students. Gifts from our generous donors make it possible to support these individuals who are furthering their education in healthcare and related fields.
All winners have been personally notified. LMH Health volunteer scholarship winners will be announced at a later date.
LMH Health Employees
Children of LMH Health Employees
Leslie Riner Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Kayla Koester, Emporia State University
About LMH Health Foundation Academic Scholarships
Each spring, LMH Health employees who are enrolled in accredited nursing or other healthcare programs can apply for donor-funded scholarships through LMH Health Foundation. Employees must have already completed one year of employment at LMH Health and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Scholarships are available for:
- LMH Health employees – General scholarships
- LMH Health employees – Nursing scholarships
- Children of LMH Health employees
- LMH Health volunteers
- Nursing students at Baker University, Emporia State and Washburn University
For any questions, please contact LMH Health Human Resources at HumanResources@LMH.org or (785) 505-3004.