2017 AHIMA Foundation Veterans Scholarship Program

Deadline: September 30 2017 at 11:59 PM CDT (Midnight) - CLOSED

This program is inactive or past the deadline.


Application will open July 1

Scholarship Intent and Eligibility
Designed to provide financial assistance for:

• Veteran Military Service Members from the U.S. Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Reserves and National Guard.
• Spouses of Active or Veteran Service Members, including surviving spouses

Award: This award is funded by AHIMA and the AHIMA Foundation in recognition and appreciation of the recipient’s efforts on behalf of a grateful nation.


Individuals must be:
o Accepted into a Health Information Management (HIM) or Informatics program national or regional accrediting agency of the United States, and
o Enrolled as a full-time student in one of the following degree-granting programs at the time of the award (see AHIMA Foundation website for program dates):
• Associate
• Baccalaureate
• Graduate Degree
o Have at least six (6) credit hours remaining after the award date (September 30, 2017) (see AHIMA Foundation website for program dates)

Applicants must be currently enrolled at the time of application submission and award date (September 30, 2017).