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2017 HIMSS Scholarships

The call for applications are now closed. Award recipients will be announced in December 2017/January 2018. For more information, contact

Foundation Scholarships

HIMSS Foundation Scholarships
HIMSS Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship; HIMSS Foundation Master’s Scholarship; HIMSS Foundation Doctorate Scholarship

Richard P. Covert, PhD, LFHIMSS Scholarship for Management Systems

Steve Lieber Innovator Scholarship

HIMSS Chapter Supported Scholarships

Arizona Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship
Sponsored by the HIMSS Arizona Chapter of HIMSS

South Florida HIMSS Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship
Sponsored by the South Florida Chapter of HIMSS

Virginia Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship
Sponsored by the HIMSS Virginia Chapter of HIMSS

The HIMSS Foundation annually awards scholarships to HIMSS student members who have achieved academic excellence and have the potential to be future leaders in the healthcare information and management systems industry.

Nine scholarships will be awarded this year to the student(s) deemed most deserving as determined by the HIMSS Foundation Scholarship Review Board.

Scholarship Application Criteria
  • Leadership
    • School Related and Academic Activities
    • Extracurricular & Community Service Activities
    • Professional Society Involvement (excluding HIMSS)
  • Scholarship
    • Academic Record
    • Awards and Recognition
    • Supplementary Education
  • Communications
    • Presentations and Publications
    • Personal Statement
  • HIMSS Participation
    • Years of Participation
    • Extent of Participation
    • Leadership Roles

Please visit chapter websites to learn more about scholarships available from HIMSS Chapters. Visit our complete list of local chapter websites.

If you find you need additional information not contained on this website pertaining to the HIMSS scholarship programs please contact Maggie Van Vossen at Email all other requests and your HIMSS application to



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