IHI is pleased to offer a limited number of 50% discounts for this program for employees of:
- Independent, United States Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) that are not affiliated with a hospital or health system
- Critical Access Hospitals
- Members of America's Essential Hospitals (formerly NAPH)
For the National Forum, IHI is pleased to offer these scholarships for general conferences fees ONLY. These scholarships are not available for IHI Quick Courses, Learning Labs, or Forum Excursions:
- 75% scholarship for full-time students
- 50% scholarship for part-time students (2 classes or more)
- 50% scholarship for residents
- 50% scholarship for full-time faculty and deans
For this program, IHI is pleased to offer a limited amount of scholarship funding to offset the seminar enrollment fees in cases of financial hardship.
Group Rate: $1,100 per person
Organizations sending five or more people are eligible to receive a 15% group discount to the General Conference. Use code 15GC during checkout (cannot be combined with other discount codes). Email
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Annual National Forum Scholarships
Annette Bartley played an important role in helping IHI close the gap between current practice and best practice. Her passion for improvement was inspiring as she supported frontline care teams to reliably deliver high-quality, safe, person-centered care. IHI will award the Annette J. Bartley Memorial Scholarship annually to one nursing professional who demonstrates a strong interest in health care improvement. The Bartley Scholarship will cover the cost of General Conference fees for the National Forum. In addition, the scholarship will reimburse the winner for up to $1,000 for travel, 4 nights’ lodging, or other Forum expenditures (including fees for Learning Labs and Quick Courses). Any current nursing professional may apply for the Bartley Scholarship. Application deadline: September 15, 2017.
Jim Conway’s career in health care spans over 50 years, during which time he has been a student, teacher, manager, leader, advocate, administrator, board member, and more. In every role, he has championed the need for patients and family members, as care partners, to have a central part in improving health care. To honor Jim’s years of service, this annual scholarship provides funding for a patient/ family advisor in active partnership with a health care organization to attend the National Forum General Conference. Application deadline: September 15, 2017.
This scholarship is for health caregivers who are committed to pediatric patient safety and providing a safe health care environment for their patients and families. The Micalizzi Scholarship will provide up to four nights complimentary hotel accommodation at one of the National Forum hotels (a $1000 value), reimbursement for travel expenditures up to $500, and waived registration to all four days of the conference (a $2400 value). The scholarship is intended for those serving vulnerable, underprivileged, and underserved pediatric populations. Application deadline: September 15, 2017.