California Health Foundation & Trust

California Health Foundation & Trust (CHFT) is a 501(c) (3) public benefit charity established in 1956 to sponsor and support health care, including access to health care, research and education. Affiliated with CHA, CHFT has a number of grant programs, including the Critical Access Hospital Technical Assistance Program, which assists hospitals certified as Critical Access Hospitals under the Medicare Rural Flexibility Program, and the California Critical Access Hospital Network.

Walker-Sullivan Fellowship

The permanently-restricted Walker-Sullivan Fellowship provides interest income, which is awarded to health care executives to study health care delivery systems in other countries and throughout the United States.  Recent recipients are listed below with reports they prepared after completing their studies to further health care education. 

For more information on the award, including the criteria and list of past recipients, please see Walker-Sullivan Fellowship Award.