SHRM Scholarship Program
Application Deadline May 15, 2011
The application deadline for the SHRM Sons and Daughters Scholarsihp Program is approaching very quickly - May 15, 2011. Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Applicants must be children of national members of SHRM.
- Applicants may either be high school seniors, high school graduates, or first-year college undergraduates enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time course of study at an accredited four-year college or university.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic achievement, leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of educational and career goals, and recommendations. All applicants are notified of their status in late June. Awards are $1,500 each and may only be used for the first or second year of undergraduate study. A total of twenty-four (24) scholarships are awarded annually.
This scholarship is scheduled to be phased out at the conclusion of the 2011 program. The final set of scholarships will be awarded in June 2011. If you’d like to apply, the application can be found at http://www.shrm.org/about/awards/Pages/sonsanddaughters.aspx.