The Central Illinois Chapter for Healthcare Engineering (CICHE), an affiliated chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), is pleased to announce the application period has opened for the 2017 annual scholarship. This year CICHE will be awarding two (2) scholarships in the amount of $4,000 each to an aspiring healthcare planning, design, construction, biomedical engineering, or operations/maintenance professional. Application acceptance will begin immediately and the deadline for submission is Friday, November 24th, 2017. The scholarship committee will review applications and notify recipients no later than Friday, December 1st, 2017. The scholarships will be awarded to recipients at the annual CICHE meeting held in early December, 2017.