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This scholarship information from external organizations is provided to all College of Health Professions admitted students as an additional resource to seek funding for their educational goals.

Health Information Management Student Scholarships


The Lewis-Hall Merit Scholarship:

Senior Students,

The applicant, who must be a Senior Nursing or Health Information Management Student, in the last two semesters of the program (must be a May 2017 planned graduate; cannot be a December graduate) will need to submit the Tuition Assistance Application form which is available in the STAR office. The student who is applying must write a letter addressed to the CHP Scholarship Committee applying for the Hall Merit Scholarship and he/she should include a 300-word essay along with an unofficial transcript. One (1) letter of recommendation must be included. The packet including the Tuition Assistance Application, student's letter, unofficial transcript and letter of recommendation must be submitted to the Office of the Dean by no later than 4 pm on August 23rd, 2016.

The applicant who is in the final two semesters of the program (Nursing or Health Information Management) shall be required to author a 300-word essay describing his/her professional objectives, why he/she is worthy of the award, and his/her commitment to ending stroke and/or suffering/harm strokes causes. The donors will be provided with copies of all essays submitted by applicants. The Dean of the College of Health Professions shall receive the recommendation from the CHP Scholarship Committee.

In addition, while in the program the applicant agrees to participate in the College of Health Professions Discipline-specific community based initiative Power to End Stroke by educating individuals about stroke prevention strategies. The applicant agrees to either work within a collaborative team with faculty, students and/or the American Heart Association community-based organization.