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    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 2019 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 2019 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 March 11, 2019 to April 12, 2019.   Please send all applications to the Oshkosh Area SHRM College Relations Director at oshkosh.shrm@gmail.com or mail to Oshkosh Area SHRM at P.O. Box 2972, Oshkosh, WI 54903.

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

    • Complete the scholarship application located on this Google Drive location
    • 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.
    • Streamlining HR Operations with AI is currently a top trend in HR. Please write a brief essay explaining your thoughts and/or opinions.
    • Attach a copy of your current unofficial transcripts
    • 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 2019 at the UW-Oshkosh End of Year Banquet.

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