About Us

The Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation (HPNF) is a 501(c)3 charitable organization that provides professional development opportunities through scholarships, educational programs, and research. We depend on the contributions of members, friends, foundations, and corporations to advance expert care in serious illness. For more information about our programs or customized giving options, please contact donate@hpnf.org

"As a palliative care nurse and educator, I support HPNF because it's important to me that people with serious illness have access to the best care possible. Through scholarships, educational programs, and research opportunities, HPNF is helping to grow the specialty of palliative nursing and to ensure a future that enables access to palliative care for everyone. I am proud to be a Florence Wald Champion and to support HPNF's mission to advance expert care in serious illness. Please join me and make a donation today!"
- Denise Stahl, Board Chairperson, Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation

Ways to Give

A gift of any amount makes a difference for hospice and palliative nurses nationwide. Channels for giving include: 

Grants and Scholarships

We are making some structural 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 hollyn@hpna.org

Grants and Scholarships

State-by-state charitable disclosure notices can be found here https://advancingexpertcare.org/HPNF/Giving/Charitable%20Disclosure.aspx. Please note that registration does not imply endorsement.