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SHRM Foundation Scholarships and Awards

    SHRM Foundation Scholarships and Awards 

    Awards for SHRM Professional Members

    SHRM Foundation Scholarships for HR Professionalsdeadline: July 15, 2014 
    A total of $122,500 is awarded annually in scholarships to SHRM members pursuing degrees in HR-related fields or professional certification. In addition, SHRM professional chapters and state councils are eligible to compete for the certification scholarship to fund programs that promote HR certification.

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    Tax Treatment of Award Funds (PDF)- visit the IRS site for additional information on tax status of award funds.

    Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship for Graduate Study in HR - deadline: August 18, 2014
    To be eligible to apply, an HR professional must be a first-time master's student seeking a degree in HR and must meet at least one of the following criteria: 1) be a member of SHRM or 2) hold a professional certification (e.g., PHR, SPHR or GPHR certification) from the HR Certification Institute.

    New! HRM Impact Awardsdeadline: April 18, 2014
    Organizations with successful, evidence-based HR management practices are invited to submit applications for the new HRM Impact Award. Winners will be selected based on their HR practices and initiatives that have been measured and deemed successful through evidence-based, data-driven analyses. They will receive a plaque and media exposure highlighting their winning practices or initiatives.


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