NMHIMA HIM Scholarship Application

The New Mexico Health Information Management Association is awarding a $500.00 scholarship to assist health information majors, including health information, health informatics, coding, or health information technology. Please submit this application to be considered for this great opportunity! The scholarship is awarded in April 2022.

The application timeframe ended on April 15, but due to a low applicant pool, the Board has agreed to extend the submission timeline. Please submit all requirements by May 6, 2022, at 5 pm MT for consideration. Awardees will be notified after May 13.

Eligibility Requirements

Undergraduate

  • AHIMA/NMHIMA member
  • Major in Health Information or health information-related discipline in a CAHIIM accredited program, full-time or part-status, and not in their final semester
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

Graduate

  • AHIMA/NMHIMA member
  • Enrolled in a program with areas related to HIM or Health Informatics

Application Requirements

  • Complete & submit this application with the necessary documents by April 15, 2022.
  • Documents required:
    1. Copy of current course schedule, with major identifiable
    2. Unofficial transcripts/GPA proof of 3.0 or higher
    3. Name and contact information of program director
    4. Letter of reference from a faculty from your program of study or professional colleague.
    5. Personal Statement
  • Application and the required documents must be submitted in the form below.
  • All fields must be completed on the application.

Applications will be reviewed by the Board and determined based on the above requirements. You will be notified after May 13, 2022, if you were selected for this award. Good luck!

NMHIMA HIM Scholarship Application

Demograhic Information

Name
Name
Address
Address

Program Information

Name of Program Director
Name of Program Director

Personal Statement

Documents

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