The call for applications is closed. Winners will be notified in December 2016. The call for applications will open again in July 2017.

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.

Thank you for your interest in HIMSS Scholarships!

Foundation Scholarships

Healthcare Information Management Systems Undergraduate, Masters and PhD

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

HIMSS Chapter Supported Scholarships

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

Northern California Chapter Scholarship Sponsored by the HIMSS Northern California Chapter

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

Virginia Chapter Scholarship Sponsored by the HIMSS Virginia Chapter

Scholarship Application Criteria


  • School Related and Academic Activities
  • Extracurricular & Community Service Activities
  • Professional Society Involvement (excluding HIMSS)


  • Academic Record
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Supplementary Education


  • Presentations and Publications
  • Personal Statement

HIMSS Participation

  • Years of Participation
  • Extent of Participation
  • Leadership Roles

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

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