WHA Foundation


The WHA Foundation, Inc. was formed in 1968 to support educational, research and charitable programs of the Wisconsin Hospital Association and its members. Today, as a 501(c)(3) organization, the Foundation focuses its grant making priorities on initiatives that have a statewide impact on health care in Wisconsin. The Foundation's three specific funding priorities include:

We are proud to introduce the inagural edition of the WHA Foundation 2020 Year in Review and 2021 Look Ahead report. 
This report is a review of the positive impact Foundation program funding has had throughout the state, as well as preview of initiatives for the new year. Click here to review WHA Foundation Report

Thank you to the newest Friends of the Foundation: Bruce and Elizabeth Roesler.

2021 Clinical Simulation Training Scholarship
WHA Foundation is offering up to 20 scholarships to Wisconsin member hospitals, allowing them to designate an interdisciplinary team to participate in clinical simulation training focused on stroke, severe sepsis/septic shock or high-risk OB delivery. The WHA Foundation has agreements with two high fidelity clinical simulation labs, located within the state, making them available to scholarship recipients for these training sessions.

Scholarship Application Deadline: 

Friday, March 26 – 5:00 pm


Application Materials

For complete information on scholarship eligibility and criteria, please click here:
2021 Simulation Lab Scholarship Criteria 

For a map of participating simulation training labs, please click here: 
 2021 SIM Lab Map

To complete the 2021 Clinical Simulation Training Application, please click here:
 2021 Simulation Lab Scholarship Application
Thank you for your consideration. If you have any questions, please contact the Executive Director of the Foundation

Leigh Ann Larson
Vice President, Education & Marketing
EMAIL: Leigh Ann Larson