HIMSS-SCT STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

PURPOSE: Provide a $2,000 scholarship to students demonstrating academic excellence and leadership potential in health IT and related fields.

AMOUNT: Up to three awards for $2,000 each.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Be a Full-time or Part Time Associates, Bachelors or Graduate Student attending an Accredited Institution in the South Central Texas area.
  • Be a student member of HIMSS* and HIMSS-SCT
  • Be able to provide a brief presentation at the upcoming July 2014 HIMSS-SCT monthly meeting
  • Have not received HIMSS-SCT scholarship in prior year

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Please Send

  1. Resume
  2. One page personal statement
  3. Official Transcript
  4. Two letters of recommendation

DEADLINE: 5 PM (CST) June 16, 2014

Submit applications by email to: Muhammad Walji: Muhammad.F.Walji@uth.tmc.edu.

SELECTION PROCESS: HIMSS-SCT Board Members will review applicants based on the following criteria: 

Leadership

School Related/Academic Activities

Extracurricular & Community Service Activities

Professional Society Involvement (excluding HIMSS)

Scholarship

Academic Record

Awards/Recognition

Supplementary Education

Communications

Presentations & Publications

Personal Statement

HIMSS Participation

Years of Participation

Extent of Participation

Leadership Roles


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