2021 HIMSS WA Student Scholarship
Jessica Chang, RN, Karen Jenkins, RN, and Kayla Eaton
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HIMSS Washington Announces the Launch of the
2021 Scholarship Year Application Period
Students who see healthcare information technology playing a meaningful role in their current or future career.
Four Available Scholarships:
April 1, 2021 – April 30, 2021
HIMSS WA 2021 Scholarship Application
Scholarships will be offered to undergraduate/graduate students, transitioning military veterans and professionals pursuing certificate programs that exhibit academic excellence and leadership in the healthcare science, technology, business and public policy sectors.
The 2021 Scholarship call for applications is open from April 1st – April 30th, 2021. Completed applications must be submitted no later than April 30th and award recipients will be notified in mid-May.
Further applicant requirement details:
- Applicants must be enrolled as part-time or full-time students in an accredited certificate, micro pathways in health information technology programs (see here for a new program), Undergraduate (junior or senior level), Masters, or PhD program in the State of Washington. Candidates should be pursuing a degree relating to healthcare technology. Typical degrees may include healthcare administration, public health, healthcare management, public policy, health informatics, patient-centered technologies, computer science/information systems, and engineering.
- Students must complete an application outlining their scholastic and professional achievements, leadership and communication skills, HIMSS experience, and activities which demonstrate their commitment to healthcare science, technology, business and public policy.
- Previous scholarship winners are ineligible.
For 2021 HIMSS WA scholarship application link, click here.
Questions? Email our Scholarship Chair, Jen M. Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org.