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NJ HIMSS Academic Scholarships

$5,000

May 31, 2021

Awards Available: 4

  • Scholarship Description
  • Applicants for the NJHIMSS scholarships must be enrolled in an accredited Undergraduate, Graduate, or Doctoral program related to Healthcare Information Management, Healthcare Information Technology or Clinical Informatics. The specific degree program is not a critical factor, although it is expected that programs similar to those in healthcare informatics, healthcare computer science and information systems, healthcare policy and quantitative programs in business administration and hospital administration will predominate. Applicants must be attending a school in New Jersey OR be New Jersey resident, the recipient is requested to become a student member of the NJHIMSS Chapter, have at least a B average or equivalent at the time of the application, and veterans applying must have received an honorable or general discharge to be considered (if asked, the candidate would be able to provide the official DD-214)Previous Scholarship winners are ineligible. All applicants will be required to submit a copy of their academic transcripts and a 500-word essay on how they will impact the arena of Healthcare Informatics and/or Healthcare Technology as part of the application process.
    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 760 Alexander Road
  • P.O. Box 1
  • Princeton, NJ 08543
  • info@njhimss.org

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