HQI Conference Scholarships for PONDR Grant Participants
Applications due June 30

HQI is offering registration scholarships for the 2017 HQI Annual Conference to the 30 birthing hospitals that participated in the Promoting Optimal NTSV Delivery Rates (PONDR) survey. There are a total of 10 scholarships available.

The HQI Annual Conference takes place on November 1-3 in Monterey, CA. Details about the conference are available by clicking here.


  • Applicants must be participants of HQI’s PONDR grant
  • Only one recipient per hospital is eligible to win the PONDR grant scholarship
  • The recipient must attend all three days of the HQI Conference, November 1 – 3 in Monterey
  • The recipient must attend the PONDR breakout session on November 2.
  • Executive leaders and OB department staff are encouraged to apply.


  • The scholarship includes registration and November 1 reception ($805 value) only.
  • Travel, incidentals, lodging excluded.
  • Registration is non-transferable.
  • Must be employed by organization at the time of the conference.

Important Dates

  • Deadline: June 30. Winners selected by lottery.
  • Winners Notified: week of July 3 

Registration Form: