School of Medicine

Biomedical Informatics Scholarships & Awards

Overview

Scholarships

Fellowships and grants are available to support training in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. Applicants should be aware these funding sources are competitively sought after and acceptance into the program does not guarantee financial support.

The Richard A. Fay and Carol M. Fay Endowed Graduate Fellowship for the Department of Biomedical Informatics in Honor of Homer R. Warner, MD, PhD

The Richard A. Fay and Carol M. Fay Endowed Graduate Fellowship was established by Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Fay in memory of Homer Warner, MD, PhD. The funds are designated to support an outstanding graduate student’s training in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. Read more.

Joyce A. Mitchell, PhD, Scholarship

This endowment to celebrate Dr. Mitchell’s legacy will be used primarily to fund student scholarships for areas with the greatest need. During the first year of funding the endowment will benefit post-doctoral students in the Division of Clinical Informatics. Read more.

The Helmuth F. Orthner, PhD, FACMI Travel Assistance Scholarship

The Helmuth F. Orthner Travel Assistance Scholarship was established in memory of Helmuth F. Orthner, PhD, FACMI. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide travel assistance to a worthy International Biomedical Informatics student who has been accepted to present at a meeting, or has been invited to participate at a meeting or other scholarly activity. The scholarship will be offered in years when funds are able to support. Read more.

The Rolland H. Reiter Scholarship

The $5,000 Rolland H. Reiter Scholarship in Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah is awarded to a student chosen based on their interest and contributions to clinical application of biomedical informatics with emphasis in enhancing quality and/or reducing waste in medicine.  The award will go towards their tuition. Read more.