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      SHRM Foundation Awards & Scholarships

      "In 2018, the SHRM Foundation will award more than $500,000 in support to students and HR professionals seeking undergraduate, graduate, certification, recertification and professional development opportunities. We encourage all eligible SHRM, student and chapter and state council members to apply for one or more of the scholarships or awards listed below. Questions?Contact the SHRM Foundation at shrmfoundation@shrm.org."

      List of awards and scholarships available here.

      2019 Dates provided below for an idea of time-frame for 2020.

      Award & Scholarship Overview

      Scholarship/Award Applicant Applications Open Application Deadline
      Annual Conference & Exposition Scholarships Professional or student member January 15 March 15, 2019
      Human Resource Management Impact Awards Business February 1 April 30, 2019
      Dissertation Grants Professional or student member   May 1, 2019
      Innovation Grants SHRM Chapters or State Councils Round one: January 15
      Round two: March 15 (by invitation)
      Round one: March 1, 2019
      Round two: April 15, 2019
      Michael R. Losey Excellence in HR Research Award Academic April 1 July 15, 2019
      Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship for Graduate Study in HR Professional or student member April 1 August 1, 2019
      Diversity and Inclusion Conference & Exposition Professional or student member May 1 July 1, 2019
      Certification Scholarships - Window 1 Professional or student members, SHRM Chapters or State Councils January 15 April 15, 2019
      Certification Scholarships - Window 2 Professional or student members, SHRM Chapters or State Councils June 1 September 1, 2019
      Undergraduate Scholarships Professional or student members May 15 August 15, 2019
      Graduate Scholarships Professional or student members May 15 August 15, 2019
      SHRM Foundation Champion Awards SHRM Chapters or State Councils   December 31, 2019