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The nomination period for the 2015 Excellence in Nursing Awards is now closed. The Selection Committee will carefully review all submissions and official announcements for Gold, Silver, and Bronze awards will be made by the end of June. Many thanks to all participants for nominating our outstanding Texas nurses! Please reserve your table(s) and join us in celebrating our Texas nurses at the EIN Awards luncheon on September 1st.

The Spring scholarship application period is now closed. The scholarship open application period will be August 10th – September 15th for the fall. To better serve you, we are currently restructuring the application process and are pleased to announce that all applications will be web-based (paper applications will no longer be accepted). More information will be coming soon. Please visit our scholarship information page for reference or contact us, if you need further clarification.

The Trustees of the Good Samaritan Foundation along with Julie and Drew Sudduth and Jenny and Chris Johnson hosted the 27th Annual Pearl Ball Gala on February 19th. Culture Map’s, Shelby Hodge, raves about one of Houston’s hottest and successful fundraising events in her Social Diary. Photos from the event can be seen here.

In 1951, Reverend Clyde J. Verheyden, founded what is now known as Good Samaritan Foundation. Since its inception, Good Samaritan Foundation has been focused on one ongoing mission: to increase the number of highly-trained and dedicated nurses “at the bedside” of Texas patients. Building a stronger nurse workforce in Texas consists of attracting men and women to the nursing profession and providing financial resources to become the best educated and most skilled caregivers in the world. Learn more about us