School of Medicine

Biomedical Informatics Scholarships & Awards

Overview

Student Scholarships

Scholarships are available to support research in the Department of Biomedical Informatics. Applicants should be aware these funding sources are competitively sought after.

Founders’ Fund Research Endowment

The Founders’ Fund Research Endowment was established in honor of the Department of Biomedical Informatics’ three founders, T. Allan Pryor, Reed M. Gardner, and Homer Warner. The Founders’ Fund Research Fund provides $2,000 in supplementary funding for exemplary and innovative student research. Read more.

Joyce A. Mitchell, PhD, Endowed Scholarship

This endowment to celebrate Dr. Mitchell’s legacy will be used primarily to provide travel assistance of up to $1,400 to a worthy 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. Read more.

The Rolland H. Reiter Scholarship

The $6,000 Rolland H. Reiter Scholarship in Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah is awarded to a master’s student chosen based on their interest and contributions to clinical application of biomedical informatics with an emphasis on enhancing the quality and/or reducing waste in medicine.  The award will go towards their tuition. Read more.