Iowa Chapter Scholarship Application

Scholarship Application


The Randy A. Haskins scholarship program is designed to encourage and promote individuals to pursue degrees and careers in the healthcare information and management systems industry.

  • Scholarships of $300 are given annually
  • Scholarships Recipients will be notified after the May 31st deadline and scholarship recipients will be publicly named at the next Iowa HIMSS event


Applicants for the Chapter Scholarship must fulfill these minimum requirements:


  • The applicant must be a member of the Iowa HIMSS Chapter
  • At the time the scholarship is awarded, the primary occupation of the applicant must be that of a student in an accredited associates, undergraduate, masters, or PhD program related to the healthcare information management systems field
  • Preference will be given to applicants attending a school in the Chapter area or school in Iowa
  • Previous Iowa Chapter scholarship winners are ineligible
  • Iowa HIMSS Board members are eligible


  • The applicant must be a member of the Iowa HIMSS Chapter
  • The scholarship must be used for professional development/ advancement reimbursements (i.e. CPHIMS, CAHIMS, and any other IA HiMSS course that fiscal year)
  • Previous Iowa Chapter Scholarship winners are ineligible
  • Iowa HIMSS Board members are eligible

Scholarship Process:

  • The Chapter will provide application form
  • The Chapter Board of Directors will review all applications and choose a recipient
  • Applications must be submitted by the deadline of May 31, 2018
  • Winners will be notified by phone and email, and be officially presented with the award at an Iowa Chapter event

In addition to the cash prize and recognition, recipients will receive the following:

  • Complimentary registration to a chapter event
  • Recognition in the Chapter newsletter and/or announcement to all members
  • Opportunity to volunteer with the Chapter board of directors

Complete the scholarship application below and return to by May 31st, 2018.


Complete Online:

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Academic Scholarship Online Form

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Professional Scholarship Online Form

When you submit the form, make sure to include the additional documentation required for the application in the email.

Downloadable Applications:

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Academic Scholarship Application (docx -MS Word)

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Academic Scholarship Application (pdf)

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Professional Scholarship Application (docx -MS Word)

Iowa HIMSS 2018 Professional Scholarship Application (pdf)


If you would like to donate to the Randy Haskins Memorial Scholarship, please visit our donation page to learn more. 

If you would like to learn more about Randy A. Haskins and his service to Iowa HiMSS, please visit the testimonials page.