CAHME and Aramark are proud to provide grants to CAHME-accredited programs also served by Aramark. CAHME and Aramark share a goal to drive innovation and excellence in healthcare management education. We are grateful for Aramark’s generous support which will fund a range of experiences for students in CAHME-accredited programs. Grants are awarded for initiatives that support participation of healthcare management students in research, seminars, case study competitions, and other related activities.

CAHME, along with Aramark, congratulates the winning programs and believes the students benefiting from these grants will be better prepared to serve the healthcare industry and the community in the future.

A blue-ribbon panel of healthcare and Aramark executives reviewed the applications. Panelists included :

  1. John Kandemir, Vice President Marketing for Higher Education, Healthcare and Facilities, Aramark
  2. Quenten Wentworth, President Business Dining & Healthcare Hospitality, Aramark

This year’s winners are:

Program Description Award
The Baylor University Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership Supporting a national case competition emphasizing financial and quantitative analysis. $4,000
The Medical University of South Carolina A program that will create an undergraduate case competition and use MHA students to organize and plan it. $4,000
The University of Kentucky College of Public Health Using case simulations to enhance case competition experiences for students. $4,000
The University of Missouri Health Management and Informatics Developing a graduate certificate program in project management. $4,000

CAHME, along with Aramark, congratulates the winning programs and believes the students benefiting from these grants will be better prepared to serve the healthcare industry and the community in the future.