This award encourages chapter members to participate in the Medical Library Association's Academy of Health Information Professional (AHIP) credentialing program. Up to 10 awards will be given each calendar year.
To qualify, applicants must be current members of both SCC and MLA and a first-time applicant for AHIP membership at any level, and they must have submitted complete AHIP document to MLA and received notification that AHIP membership was successfully awarded. Award winners are only eligible to receive the award once.
Applicants should apply for reimbursement within two months of being accepted into the Academy by submitting the following (preferably as one PDF) to Steven Self, Credentialing Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org: