Scholarship

Health Information Management Association of Hawaii proudly offers scholarship opportunities to HIM Students and Health Information Professionals.  The intent of the scholarship is to assist students and members earn AHIMA Registration or Certification who demonstrate financial need and dedication to the profession.

Amount of scholarship to be applied to AHIMA Registration or Certification Exam: $250.00

Submission Dates:

  • March 15
  • May 15
  • September 15
  • December 15

Required Documents for the Application Process:

  1. Scholarship application
  2. HIM Students:  College transcripts – does not need to be the official copy
  3. Resume
  4. One personal letter of recommendation
  5. Provide proof of application for certification exam
  6. Future goals essay

HIT Student Criteria:

  1. The applicant must be a graduate of student in their final quarter of a CAHIIM certified, HIT program in the State of Hawaii.
  2. The applicant must be a student or member of AHIMA/HIMAH.
  3. The applicant must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  4. The applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  5. The applicant must demonstrate dedication to the Health Information Management profession.

Health Information Professional Criteria:

  1. The applicant must be a member of AHIMA/HIMAH.
  2. The applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  3. The applicant must demonstrate dedication to the Health Information Management profession.

Complete the Scholarship Application