ACMPE Scholarship Fund Program

Applications for 2016 scholarships will be available in February 2016. The application deadline will be May 1, 2016. 

The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. (SFI) is comprised of 10 scholarships with each having its own, unique, eligibility criteria. It supports and promotes healthcare leaders' personal and professional growth toward the advancement of the profession. The program supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and plans demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice management profession. More about SFI.

View 2015 scholarship recipients.   

Applications will be considered for all scholarships available. A separate application must be submitted for the Richardson-Sargent grant.

Scholarship Name Requirements
Andrea M. Rossiter, FACMPE Scholarship
Sponsored by MGMA
Individuals enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
The Bachrach Family Scholarship for Excellence in Health Care Administration
Sponsored by David Bachrach, FACMPE, and Family
Individuals enrolled in a graduate program in health care administration who maintain academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) or better and whose career interests may lead them to a position in medical practice administration. All eligible applicants should apply, but preference will be given to applicants from a disadvantaged background and/or the first person in their family to pursue a graduate degree.
Harry J. Harwick Scholarship
Sponsored by the American College of Medical Practice Executives
 
Students in a graduate program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) or an undergraduate program that is a member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA).
Leaders Scholarship
Sponsored by Academic Practice Assembly, Anesthesia Administration Assembly, Integrated Physician Services Executives Assembly, and in recognition of Ernest S. Moscatello; Edgar J. Saux, FACMPE; Robert W. “Win” Baker; Charles Wallace, MD; and past presidents of ACMPE
Individuals enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
MGMA Midwest Section Scholarship
Sponsored by MGMA Midwest Section 
 
Individuals residing in MGMA Midwest section states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin) who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
MGMA Southern Section Scholarship
Sponsored by MGMA Southern Section  
 
Individuals residing in one of the MGMA Southern Section states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
MGMA Western Section Scholarship
Sponsored by MGMA Western Section  
 
Individuals residing in MGMA Western section states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
Oncology Practice Alliance Scholarship
Sponsored by Oncology Practice Alliance
Individuals who demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice management profession in the specialty of oncology/hematology residing in either Ohio or West Virginia for at least 12 months prior to applying for the scholarship.
Richardson-Sargent Memorial Fund grants
Made possible by a donation from the family of A. Leslie Richardson 
Individuals seeking Fellowship in ACMPE and who wish to pursue professional development and continuing education through attendance at conferences, workshops and seminars sponsored by nationally recognized professional associations or accredited colleges or universities, or by pursuing a course of relevant study at an accredited college or university while also actively engaged as an executive in a group practice of medicine. 
Richard L. Davis, FACMPE – Managers Scholarship
Sponsored by North Carolina Medical Group Managers  
Individuals currently working in medical practice management who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
Richard L. Davis, FACMPE/Barbara B. Watson, FACMPE – National Scholarship
Sponsored by North Carolina Medical Group Managers  
Individuals who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
Dedicated University Scholarships: Individual universities award the following scholarships and have their own deadlines. 
Richard L. Davis, FACMPE – Appalachian Scholarship
Sponsored by North Carolina Medical Group Managers 

Undergraduate students enrolled at Appalachian State University – School of Business and Health

Application deadline: July 1

To apply, contact:
Office of Student Financial Aid
Appalachian State University
ASU PO Box 32059
Boone, NC 28608-2059
Phone: 828.262.2190

Richard L. Davis, FACMPE – UNC Scholarship
Sponsored by North Carolina Medical Group Managers

Graduate students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Graduate School of Public Health

To apply, contact:
Office of Scholarships and Student Aid
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
300 Pettigrew Hall, CB #2300
PO Box 1080
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-1080
Phone: 919.962.8396


Eligibility

Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management, including public health, business administration, healthcare administration and other related areas. The scholarships are not intended to support individuals pursuing degrees in: 

  • medicine
  • physical therapy
  • nursing or
  • other clinically related professions

If you are interested in applying for grants through the Richardson-Sargent Memorial Fund, applicants must be ACMPE participants interested in Fellowship who are pursuing relevant professional development and continuing education through attendance at conferences, workshops and seminars sponsored by nationally recognized professional associations.

Application Process

The 2015 scholarship application deadline has passed. Applications for 2016 scholarships will be available in February 2016. The application deadline will be May 1, 2016. 

Award Amounts

Scholarship award amounts range from $1,000 to $5,000. Payments for undergraduate and graduate scholarships are sent directly to the university or college in which the individual is or will be enrolled.* 

Notification Process 

While applicants are notified in writing by October of each year if they have been selected to receive a scholarship, there may be occasional exceptions. Any additional recognition pertinent to a particular scholarship will be detailed at the time of selection. Scholarship recipients will be asked to provide a black and white photograph.

More Information 

Contact scholarship@mgma.org for additional questions.

* ACMPE Scholarship Fund, Inc. reserves the right to not make awards subject to market impact on investment earnings.

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