Each year CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck Foundation provides scholarships to students and/or associates pursing a degree in health care in our region. You can donate to a scholarship fund to help students in the region advance their health care skills or you can apply for a scholarship.
Gay Wallentine Memorial Scholarship - $1,500
The Gay Wallentine Memorial Scholarship was established May 18, 1990, to provide financial assistance to eligible nursing students. It was set up in memory of Gay Wallentine, former director of Critical Care Services at CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck who died suddenly in February of 1990. Preference is given to nursing students pursuing a BSN or MSN who are residents of North Dakota and interested in working at CHI St. Alexius Health Bismrack.
Tony Niemann Sholarship - $750
The Tony Niemann Scholarship is given in memory of Tony Niemann, a former CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck Cardiac Cath Lab RT. Tony graduated in 1966 from the CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck School of Radiology. He was employed at CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck for nearly 35 years and retired in 2004. He passed away shortly after his retirement. Applicants must be enrolled in the CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck School of Radiologic Technology.
Brita Eriksen Memorial Scholarship - $1,500
The Brita Eriksen Memorial Scholarship was established by Dr. Johan Eriksen in memory of his wife, Brita. The scholarship is for students attending health education programs conducted by or associated with CHI St. Alexius Health. It’s also offered to a CHI St. Alexius Health associate who is paying for their continuing education while employed at CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck. Such programs may include radiology, medical technology, anesthesiology and respiratory therapy.