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Avg. Amount Awarded
312
Days
October 6 2022
Application Deadline
No
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Richard P. Covert, Ph.D., FHIMSS Scholarship for Management Systems

Description

The Richard P. Covert, Ph.D., LFHIMSS Scholarship for Management Systems is awarded to a student pursuing a degree from an academic program (undergraduate or higher) that engenders the use of Management Engineering. In addition to the $5,000 scholarship award, the recipient will also receive a trip to the HIMSS Global Health Conference and Exhibition (some restrictions may apply). The primary occupation of the applicant at the time the scholarship is awarded must be that of student in an accredited undergraduate, Masters or PhD program related to the healthcare management systems field. The specific degree program is not a critical factor, although it is expected that programs similar to those in industrial engineering, operations research, mathematics, and quantitative programs in business administration and hospital administration will predominate. Applicant should also be a current member in good standing of HIMSS but not currently serving on one of HIMSS boards. S/he also cannot be currently employed by HIMSS, nor engaged in a consulting contract with any component of HIMSS.

Amount Details

$5,000
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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society

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