The Doris A. Howell Foundation:  2014 at a Glance.

The Doris A. Howell Foundation: 2014 at a Glance.

2014 at a Glance, 2014 Annual Review
2014 at a glance:  The Doris A. Howell Foundation for Women’s Health Research is committed to keeping the women we love healthy, advancing women’s health through research and educating women to be catalysts for improving family health in the community.
 
The organization does so by funding scholarships to scientists researching issues affecting women’s health; providing a forum for medical experts, scientists, doctors, researchers, and authors to convey the timely information on topics relevant to women’s health and the health. of their families through its Lecture and Evening Series, and by funding research initiatives that will create women’s health awareness and advocacy in the community.

For more on 2014 at a Glance, read the yearly review by clicking on the image.  
FAST FACTS
Howell Scholars Program

  • Founded in 1995
  • Awarded 195 research scholarships for a total of$505,225 to date
  • Applications solicited at UCSD, SDSU, USD Hahn School of Nursing, and all CSUs through joint effort with CSUPERB.
  • All research projects have a women’s health aspect
  • All projects are overseen by a Faculty Mentor

A very special thank you to our 2014 Scholarship Donors for funding full research scholarships of $3,500 or more:

    • The Bollinger Family Scholarship – Alex and
      Barbara Bollinger
    • Maribeth Kauss Memorial Scholarship –
      Carolyn and Christopher Northrup
    • Susan Rose Memorial Scholarship – Beatrice K.
      Rose, M.D., M.P.H.
    • Penelope Smith Scholarship – Penelope Smith, MD
    • Soroptimist International of La Jolla Scholarship

    We are still very much in need of help to reach our goal of funding all our 2014 scholars so, may we suggest /urge that as you plan your year-end or holiday giving you consider honoring someone you love with a meaningful gift of a scholarship donation. With the high cost of education so many academically qualified students are looking to us and you for help. For
    information on how to fund a scholarship, please contact Betty Brayshay at 858-454-7797.

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