CIHIMA Scholarships 2021 – 2022
The CIHIMA board is now accepting scholarship essays for the upcoming 2021 – 2022 school year starting in August 2021.
Per the CIHIMA bylaws please review below for requirements:
9.1 Scholarships: CIHIMA will provide a scholarship to a number of student(s) enrolled in a CAHIIM accredited Health Information Management program. Recipients must have a primary address in the CIHIMA region, be an active member of AHIMA/ILHIMA, be in their final year of study and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or 4.0 on a 5.0 scale. The number of scholarships issued, and the amount of the scholarship, shall be determined by the Board or Scholarship Committee but will not exceed 3 students and will not exceed $250/student. Award winners will be selected via essay competition. Communication to eligible academic programs (via mail) and CIHIMA members (via email) will be sent once per fiscal year, preferably August of each year to coincide with the start of the school year.
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