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Arizona Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship

Sponsored by the Arizona Chapter of HIMSS

The call for applications will open in July 2017. Please check back for more information.

The Arizona Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is pleased to announce a new scholarship for a student of health information technology or informatics. Arizona HIMSS Chapter established this scholarship to promote the development of emerging leaders in health information technology management. Arizona student members are all encouraged to apply for the scholarship. 

The amount of the scholarship is $5,000. In addition to the $5,000 scholarship award, the winner will also receive an all-expense paid trip to the Awards Gala at the Annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition. (Some restrictions may apply.) 

Applicants for the Arizona Chapter Scholarship must fulfill these minimum requirements:

  • The applicant must be a member in good standing of HIMSS
  • The applicant must be a member of National HIMSS and the Arizona Chapter
  • The applicant must be attending a school in Arizona
  • Applicants must be attending classes at the time the scholarship is awarded at any Arizona accredited college/university related to healthcare, the management of information systems and affiliated professions. Attendance can be part or full time but should be part of a formalized program that leads to a specific degree in the associated field.
  • Applicants must submit a resume.
  • Applicants must be willing to actively participate as a Student Liaison to the Chapter Board if selected.
  • Previous Foundation Scholarship winners are ineligible.


Robert Yao, Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University


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