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Lauren Mickool and Robert Greenwald "Love of Humanity" Scholarship application perion is Now Open!

This scholarship was established in 2016 in loving memory of Robert Greenwald.  Named in part after his nurse, Lauren Mickool, this $20,000 scholarship’s purpose is to provide financial assistance to registered nurses who are currently pursuing a higher education.  One scholarship award per year of $2,500 will be presented annually during Nurse Week.  Nurses who qualify for this unique scholarship are not chosen based on academic performance (GPA) or financial need.  The nurse is chosen based on their demonstration of love of humanity in their nursing practice. Apply here!

Congratulations to our Scholarship Recipients:

2023 Lauren Mckool Recipient

In Photo: 2023 Recipient: Arous Bedrossian-Yamashita and the Emergency Department


2023:   Arous Bedrossian-Yamashita, Emergency Department

2022:   Anush Gabrielyan, RN, Orthopedics/Oncology

2021:   Monica Bernal, RN, Intensive Care Unit

2020:   Olufemi (Demi) Anjorin, RN, Behavioral Health

2019:   Maria D, Martinez, RN, Welcome Baby Program 

2018:   Ryan Perez, RN, Emergency Department

2017:   Susan Sanchez, RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

To apply download the Application Packet here

Eligible candidates must be a full-time RN at Northridge Hospital; enrolled and/or pursuing higher education; employed at Northridge Hospital for a minimum of three (3) years; and demonstrate the following:

•    Empathy for pain and suffering of patient and patients’ families
•    Advocate for patient and anticipate patient needs
•    Ultimately provide a piece of your heart, while providing care


Completed applications are due to the Foundation Office 

Scholarship Presentation:

Scholarship will be presented during Nurse Week (May 6-12, 2024)

Application Process:

•    Complete the application form and submit with your letter of recommendation
•    Email all documentation to or fax to the Foundation Office at 818.349.1546 

Please feel free to contact Brian Hammel, Foundation President at 818.885.5341, ext.1 with any questions.