Certification Scholarships

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation offers certification scholarships each year. HPNF is making changes to the application process for our various scholarships. Please check back later this summer for more information. For immediate questions, please send an email to info@hpnf.org.

Certification Scholarship Recent Recipients  

2019

  • Holly Lynn Clanton, BSN, CCRN, CHPN
  • Michelle Cooley, MSN, FNP-C, ACHPN
  • Erin R. Currie, PhD, RN, CPLC
  • Rebecca Lynn Edwards, DNP, APRN, ACNP, AOCNP, ACHPN
  • Brandi Holloway, MSN, RN, CNL, CHPN
  • Lisa Kenney, MA, CHPNA
  • Katelyn Linker, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Tiffani L. McKenna, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Theresa Pietras, RN, CHPN
  • Sharon Seaton, RN BSN CHPN HCS-D, HCS-O

2018

  • Geraldine Abbatiello, PhD, GNP-BC, ACHPN, RN-BC
  • Alexander Ambuehl, RN, CHPN
  • Nanci Berg, ANP, ACHPN
  • Anne Cantine, MSN, RN, CHPN
  • Rayona Canty, CHPNA
  • Rebecca Cline, RN, CHPN
  • Susan Compton, RN, MSN
  • Georgia Hantzsche, CNA, CHPNA
  • Mary Ellen Levine, MSN/Ed, RN, CHPN
  • Lisa Ilene Machlin, RN, IBCLC, CPLC
  • Youngsook Theresa Olsson, DNP, FNP-BS, RN, ACHPN
  • Eugenia Parlet, MSN, RN, CHPN
  • Yvonne Patton, MSN, RN, CHPN
  • Kathy Plakovic, MSN, FNP-BC, AOCNP, ACHPN
  • William Rosa, MS, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, AHN-BC, CCRN-CMC
  • Penny Lynn Smith, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Charonne Sutherland, RN, CHPN
  • Lisa Wild, RN, CHPN

2018

  • Susan Irene Alexander, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Erica C. Bolar, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CHPN
  • Lauren Crandall, BSN, RN, CHPPN
  • Kristin Fox, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Susan Grasse, BSN, RN, CHPNA
  • Jennifer Jolly Grinage, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Melinda Marie Hansen, RN, MS, ACNS, ACHPN
  • Vicki T. Haye, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Rebecca Hoh, BSN, RN, OCN, CHPN
  • Daniek Mackenzie, BSN, RN, CHPCA, CHPN
  • Suzanne Markham, LPN, CHPLN
  • Carol J. Nichols, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • Julia Janelle Rivera, BSN, RN, CHPN
  • William Rosa, MS, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, AHN-BC, CCRN-CMC

2016

  • Jerene Renee Aldinger, RN, BSN, OCN, CHPN
  • Patricia Ringos Beach, MSN, RN, ACHPN, AOCN
  • Sharon Benson, CBCN, MS, FNP-C, ACHPN
  • Sheila Brandonburg, RN, CHPN
  • Cindy Capen, MSN, RN, CHPN
  • Tracy Cain English, ARNP, DNP
  • Carrie Gardner, BSN, RN, MHR, CHPN
  • James R. Huff, LPN, CHPLN
  • Marilyn Jira, RN, CHPN
  • Tara Lauria, RN, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Eleanor Melton, RN, MSN, AGACNP-BC, ACHPN

2015

  • Amiee Blumenchein, RN, CHPN
  • Holly Clanton, RN, BSN, CCRN, CHPN
  • Ann Coyle, RNC, BS,-P, CPLC
  • J. Nicholas Dionne-Odom, PhD, RN, ACHPN
  • Brian Fikes, APN-BC, ACHPN
  • Sally Flores, RN-BC, BSN, CHPN, PCN, MA, PMin
  • Jennifer Fournier, MSN, APRN-CNS, ACNS-BC, AOCN, CHPN
  • Ellen Henahan, RN, CHPN
  • Verna Hendricks-Ferguson, RN, PhD, CHPPN
  • Sandra Monk, MSN, RN, CHPN
  • Tamara Scott, RN, MSN, CPNP,CPON, CHPPN
  • Mary Schueller, MSN, RN, AOCNS, CHPN
  • Paula Turpening, NM, ANP-BC, ACHPN
  • Mercedia White, RN, CHPN
  • Rhiana Wiggins, BSN, RN, CHPN

2014

  • Lori Ann Browne, CHPN
  • Dawn Marie Gebhart, RN, CHPN
  • Rebecca Vreeman Hoden, RN, CHPN
  • Heidi C. Lee, RN, CHPN
  • Celeste Noone MacArthur, CHPN
  • Akiko Morimoto, CHPN
  • John Nkata, CHPNA
  • Theresaann Marie Pietras, RN, BSN, CCRN, CHPN
  • William James Saalfeld, RN, CCRN, CHPN
  • Lisa Wild, CHPN

2013

  • Deborah Brunelle, CHPN
  • JoAnne Chitwood, CHPN
  • Carol Jean Cullinan, CHPN
  • Linda Figura, CHPLN
  • Betty I. Hunter, CHPN
  • Carma Erickson-Hurt, ACHPN
  • Denise Marie Kassal, CHPNA
  • Megan Feeney King, CHPN
  • Patricia A. Lee, CHPN
  • Lisa Ann Levy, CHPN
  • Deanna R. Tansey, CHPN
  • Heron  Faith Warren, ACHPN
  • Brenda Wilkerson, CHPN

2012

  • Sandra L. Aligarbes, CHPN
  • Renee Baird, CHPN
  • David Christopher Free, CHPN
  • Michelle Marie Goffinet, CHPLN
  • Rosa W. Goldberg, CHPN
  • Susan Ellen Frost Morin, CHPN
  • Quinten Robertson, CHPN
  • Roxanne Lee Rowe, CHPN
  • Julie Ann Rudolph, CHPN
  • Sharon Seabolt, CHPN
  • Pamela Woo, ACHPN
  • Diane Yorke, CHPPN