The Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation has awarded well over 400 scholarships to local residents to start or continue education leading to a health-related career in recent years.

In 2018, Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation awarded $36,500 in medical scholarships. Twenty-two local students were recipients of these awards and are currently attending various colleges and universities throughout the country.

The foundation offers scholarships in three separate program; one for high school seniors, one for medical students having successfully completed one year of college, and another for medical professionals currently working for Good Shepherd Health Care System.

Applications must be received by February 28th prior to each school year.

GSCHF Employee Scholarship Application: Submit Online
GSCHF College Scholarship Application: Submit Online
GSCHF High School Scholarship Application: Submit Online


Board of Directors & Staff

Margaret Saylor

Vice President
Francie Hansell (In Memoriam)

Mike Madsen

Board Members
Janet Cooley, Dave Ego, Bill Elfering, Manuel Gutierrez, Mike Henderson, Jacelyn Keys, Liz Marvin, Cindy Middleton, Angela Pursel, Julie Puzey, LaDonna Quaempts, Tom Wamsley.

Medical Staff President
Thomas Holt, MD

Board Of Trustees Chair
Steve Eldrige

President & CEO
Dennis Burke

Foundation Executive Director
Bob Green

How to Reach Us


Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation
610 NW Eleventh Street
Hermiston, OR 97838

  • By phone: (541) 667 3419