The application form is to be completed online and submitted by March 15th.
The MHIMA Scholarship Award is presented each year to an outstanding student who is currently in an approved HIT/HIM accredited program and will be continuing their education during the next academic school year.
The following must be met to apply for this award:
- Student Member of AHIMA/MHIMA
- Student must have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0.
- Student must be continuing their education at an accredited HIT/HIM program during the next academic school year.
How to Apply:
The application form is to be completed via online submission on or before the deadline for consideration of that year’s award. The application link is above.
Evaluation and Selection:
The MHIMA Foundation Board of Directors will evaluate each application based on the Evaluation Criteria. The awardee(s) is the applicant(s) with the highest total number of points.
|Overall Grade Point Average (GPA)||20 points|
|Contributions to the Profession||30 points|
|Honors, Awards and Recognition||20 points|
|Faculty Recommendation||10 points|
|Student Essay||20 points|
Student may receive the award one time.
Any questions can be directed to Linda@mhima.org