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2021 Scholarship Application

    Oshkosh Area SHRM Scholarship Award

    The Oshkosh Area SHRM Chapter is dedicated to serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the profession of HR management in the Oshkosh, WI area.  In order to advance the HR profession, we not only need to assist HR professionals, but develop and grow the students in the Oshkosh area interested and currently studying to enter the HR world.

    We appreciate your interest in developing your potential career in HR and the 2021 Oshkosh Area SHRM Scholarship Award.  Please read the following information regarding the details of this scholarship and follow all instructions carefully when completing the application.

    Application Criteria

    • Must be enrolled as a full-time student in an undergraduate program in the upcoming 2021 Fall Semester with the intent to focus on a career in Human Resource Management.
    • Students must have a local residence (ie. within 30 mile radius of Oshkosh) or be enrolled in classes at a college within a 30 mile radius of Oshkosh.
    • While it is not required, an optimal applicant will be involved in their student SHRM chapter, local SHRM chapter and/or be a national SHRM member.

    Scholarship Award: $1,000*

    Application Deadline:  Applications will be accepted from April 01, 2021 to April 30, 2021 via this online webform.  

    Application Process:  In order for your application to be considered, please complete all the following steps:

    • Complete the scholarship application using this online webform
    • Write a brief essay explaining why chose human resources as your career, what unique qualities you bring to the human resources profession and any human resources experience you may have.
    • Ensuring continuation of Business Operations is currently a top trend in HR. Please write a brief essay explaining your thoughts and/or opinions on HR's role in the face of a COVID-19 pandemic-like event or a similar emergency that would affect normal business operations.
    • Attach a copy of your current unofficial transcripts
    • Attach a copy of your resume

    Application Review:  Members of the Oshkosh Area SHRM Board will review all applications.  The Oshkosh Area SHRM Scholarship Award recipient will be announced in May 2021 at the UW-Oshkosh End of Year Banquet.

    *Scholarship money will be sent directly to the recipient's attending school

    I certify that I meet all eligibility requirements set forth by the Oshkosh Area SHRM Scholarship Award as described in the application criteria. All information that I have provided is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge. Falsification of information will disqualify me from this scholarship award.
    School Name and Location (city & state)
    (month & year)
    (may choose multiple options)
    Please attach a copy of your current resume in either .TXT, .DOC or .PDF format.
    Please attach a copy of your unofficial transcript
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