Scholarship Fund Application

Dear Student:

Congratulations on choosing a career in Health Information Management!

On behalf of the members and supporters of NJHIMA, the Scholarship Fund Board is pleased to announce that up to three scholarships, each for $1,000.00, will be awarded to deserving students each June at the NJHIMA Annual Meeting.


We encourage you to apply if:

  • You are a student currently enrolled in an AHIMA accredited or candidacy status HIT Associate, or HIA Bachelor degree program, in any state
    AND
  • You are a resident of New Jersey
    AND
  • You have a member of AHIMA with New Jersey as your designated CSA
    AND
  • You have completed 1 full semester in the program

In addition to the above, you must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale at the end of your first semester.

If you are awarded the scholarship, you will be required to volunteer a minimum of 10 hours in an NJHIMA activity during the year following your acceptance of the scholarship.

If you meet the eligibility requirements above, we strongly urge you to take advantage of this opportunity and complete the scholarship application today. Applications are accepted September 1 through April 30 of each calendar year.

We are proud of our students and our ability through the Scholarship Fund to demonstrate our support to you in your HIM career.  Good luck!

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 30th.

Click here for the form: Scholarship Fund Application Form