Anderson County Hospital Continues the C.A. Davis Nursing Scholarship

June 2, 2021

Anderson County Hospital is pleased to announce the continuation of a nursing scholarship program for area residents. The C.A. Davis Nursing Scholarship was established in 1981 by the Anderson County Hospital Board of Trustees according to the will of C.A. Davis, who left money to the hospital specifically for the training of nurses.

Persons who are enrolled in an accredited nursing program and nurses who want to further their education are eligible to apply for the scholarship. Applicants must be residents of Anderson County, have parents who reside in Anderson County, or be an employee of Anderson County Hospital.

Applicants are required to complete the application form, write a short essay, and include two letters of recommendation. Personal interviews may also be scheduled with applicants. The Board of Trustees reviews all applications and selects the recipient(s). Scholarships are awarded annually, up to $2,000 per recipient.

Applications must be received or postmarked by July 23, 2021.

Click here to download a copy of the scholarship application form.

The application form, along with supporting documents, should be returned or mailed to Anderson County Hospital, c/o Bev Shaul, Director of Nursing, 421 S. Maple St., Garnett, KS  66032. For related inquiries, please contact Bev Shaul, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Director of Nursing, at or 785-204-4062.

Anderson County Hospital is a member of Saint Luke’s Health System, which consists of 16 area hospitals and several primary and specialty care practices, and provides a range of inpatient, outpatient, and home care services. Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. The health system is an aligned organization in which the physicians and hospitals assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding region.