SHS Scholarship

Sponsored by FlexSim; Deadline is Dec. 1

This scholarship is available to undergraduate students enrolled full-time in any school in the United States and its territories, Canada and Mexico, provided: 1) The school's industrial engineering program or equivalent is accredited by an agency or organization recognized by IISE; and 2) The student is pursuing a course of study in industrial engineering and operations research with a definite interest in the area of healthcare. The amount of the scholarship is $1,000. Recipient will also receive complimentary registration to the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference and a travel stipend (up to $300). A candidate for this award must:

  • Be an active Society for Health Systems student member.
  • Have an overall point-hour average of 3.00 on a scale of 0 - 4.00.
  • Be enrolled full-time, as defined by the student's university.

Students may not apply directly for the scholarship. They must be nominated by ISE department heads, IISE student chapter advisors, ISE faculty or by SHS board members, SHS diplomates or SHS senior members.

Congratulations to Claire Bercaw at NC State University for winning the 2022-23 SHS Scholarship!

The scholarship is funded by tax-deductible donations to the SHS Scholarship Fund. Click here to donate.