DFW HIMA Scholarships

Time is limited to apply for the DFW HIMA scholarships!

Two scholarships of $1000 (one undergraduate and one graduate) will be presented to outstanding students residing in the DFW area who are currently enrolled in an accredited HIT/HIM program. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 for the undergraduate/3.5 for the graduate scholarship and continue their education during the next academic year.

Deadline to apply is March 15th.


What are the qualifications to apply for the scholarship?

The following must be met to apply for this award:

  • Student member of AHIMA/TxHIMA
  • Resident of DFW HIMA Region
  • Student must have a minimum overall grade point average of
  • 3.0 GPA – for undergraduate applicant
  • 3.5 GPA – for graduate applicant

Student must be continuing their education at an accredited HIT/HIM program during the next academic school year.

How does someone apply for the scholarship?

 Applications will be submitted online via an online application form on the DFW HIMA website with the ability to upload supporting documentation

How will the winner(s) be notified they won the award?

The recipient(s) of the scholarship will be notified via letter or email that they have been selected for the award. The award will be announced and given at the Workshop along with a certificate of accomplishment.

If someone doesn’t win the scholarship this time, can they apply again?

Although students may apply for the scholarship multiple times, students may only receive the scholarship award once.

How to Apply

Submit via online submission.

Deadline to apply is March 15th.