Student Merit Scholarships
The Alabama Chapter of HIMSS is pleased to announce that a maximum of 4 merit scholarships of up to $1,250 each are available for 2020. These scholarships are awarded to students of healthcare informatics/technology who are HIMSS members and who exhibit excellence, actively engage in supporting chapter activities, and demonstrate leadership potential. Deadline for entry is March 15, 2020. Download the scholarship application form here.
See application form for full details & contact info.
2020 Student Liaison: Heather Martin
Alabama HIMSS welcomes and encourages student involvement in our chapter. Please contact us for volunteer opportunities.
The Alabama Chapter of HIMSS also awards annual scholarships to Health Informatics students who are active participants in our chapter - subscribe to our email list to stay up-to-date on chapter news, events, and offerings, including scholarship announcements!
HIMSS Student Memberships
Organizational Affiliate membership
Some schools are Organizational Affiliate members of HIMSS and provide their students with a free HIMSS student membership - to see if your school participates, click here. As of December 2019, UAB is an OA. If your school does offer complimentary OA membership to HIMSS, click here for detailed sign-up instructions. Note: These instructions are specific to OA membership, not the individual student membership below.
Individual Student membership View eligibility requirements and join here
2019 Alabama Chapter of HIMSS Scholarship Winners
At the Spring Conference on April 24th, 2019, the Alabama Chapter of HIMSS recognized the student scholarship winners in attendance, from L to R: Brody Williamson, Mary Place, Heather Martin, and Candis Riggs.