Deadline and Fees

Submit an Entry

Late Entry Deadline:
April 6, 2018

Late Entry Fee: $85/entry

Late entries will be accepted March 31-April 6th. This will be the final week to submit entries for the Spring 2018
competition — NO EXCEPTIONS.

An additional $25 fee applies to entries in the following classifications:

  • Mobile Digital Health Resources
  • Personal Digital Health Devices / Wearables
  • Connected Digital Health

An additional full entry fee applies to entries in the following Digital Media / Publications category:

  • Article Series (same topic)
  • Blog Series (same topic)

An additional $10 fee applies to the following options:

  • Access codes (if required) 
  • Additional instructions / background information


    VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and checks are accepted. Make checks payable to the Health Information Resource Center (or HIRC).
    (Fed. Tax I.D. # 36-3559293)

    Important Note About Check Payments: 
    If paying by check, your payment must be received by the entry deadline by which your entry was submitted. Examples: If you are submitting by the early entry deadline, your  payment must be received by 2/2/2018. If submitting by the standard deadline, your  payment must be received by 3/30/2018. The option to pay by check will be deactivated on 3/31 and will not be active during the late deadline period. Entries submitted between 3/31 and 4/9 must be paid by credit card. Entries that have not been paid by the appropriate entry deadline will be canceled/disqualified.

    Questions About Your Entry?

    Contact us:, or call 1-800-828-8225 (weekdays 9-5 Central time).