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Momentum, Inc. Healthcare Scholarship

Funded by Momentum, Inc., management consultants in Camp Hill, PA, this scholarship is limited to full-time juniors and seniors at State System universities who are majoring in a health-care related field and meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility

  • Student must reside in Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry or York counties
  • Student must be a full-time junior or senior at a State System university
  • Student must be majoring in a healthcare related field including biology and healthcare informatics
  • Student have a GPA of 3.0 or better

Amount Awarded

  • One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded for the Fall 2017 semester.

Additional Scholarship Recipient Benefits

  • Complimentary membership to local chapter of Healthcare Information Management System (HIMS)
  • Opportunity to participate at Momentum community service events
  • Sponsorship to attend Pennsylvania eHealth Initiative (PAeHI) events
  • Opportunity to participate at Pennsylvania eHealth Collaborative events with corporate partner

Student Requirements

  • Complete the Momentum, Inc. Healthcare Scholarship Application
  • Submit a hardcopy PowerPoint presentation (15 page maximum) on “How You Plan to Make a Difference in Healthcare upon Graduation.”  (Please use either 12 pt or 14 pt Arial font)
  • Submit a transcript
  • Submit a cover letter that explains: 
    • How you learned about this scholarship
    • Your career goals and aspirations
    • How the scholarship money will benefit you

Recipient Requirements

  • Send a thank you note to Momentum via the PA State System Foundation
  • Attend the PA State System Foundation Scholarship Donor Appreciation Luncheon

Application Deadline

Completed application, PowerPoint Presentation, transcript  and cover letter must be postmarked by June 9, 2017 and sent to:

PA State System Foundation
Attn:  Eileen Showers
2986 North 2nd Street
Harrisburg, PA  17110

Selection Process

The Momentum, Inc. scholarship committee is comprised of representatives from the PA State System Foundation Scholarship Committee, the State System Office of the Chancellor, and Momentum, Inc. The scholarship recipient and his/her university will be notified. Unsuccessful applicants will also receive notification.