for UNDERGRADUATE Students
Thank you for your interest in a SHRM Foundation scholarship. You must be a current SHRM member--either student or professional--with an active SHRM ID, and attending a degree-seeking undergraduate program to be eligible for this award.
By completing and submitting this form to apply for a SHRM Foundation scholarship, you are consenting--if selected for an award--to allow the SHRM Foundation (and the scholarship’s sponsor, if any) to use without limitation, and in any media, your name, city, state, photos and captions (if uploaded), and verbiage for marketing and promotional purposes.
To apply, please complete the following application. It is divided into six short sections. To save your application and finish it later, please create an account login below.
Keep in mind that you must return and submit your completed application by October 10, or you will not be considered for an award.
Note: all information must be included in ONE completed application. Multiple entries will not be combined- only one completed entry from each applicant will be considered for an award. Any incomplete applications will be deleted after the deadline.
Required questions are noted with an asterisk. While not all fields are required, providing more information is generally beneficial to you as it will give the judges a more complete picture of your background and qualifications for the award.
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1. Student Information
SHRM Membership Number:
Please select your SHRM Region
Northeast: CT, DE, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT
Southeast: AL, DC, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV (also: Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Bermuda and Bahamas)
North Central: IL, IN, IA, MI, MN, NE, ND, OH, SD, WI
Southwest Central: AZ, AR, CO, KS, LA, MO, NM, OK, TX, UT
Pacific West: AK, CA, HI, ID, MT, NV, OR, WA, WY (also: Guam and Northern Mariana Islands)
Birth Date: (MM/DD/YYYY)
Country (if outside the US):
Primary Phone Number- With Area Code
Alternate Phone- Include Area Code
Primary Email Address
Alternate E-mail Address:
Total amount of outstanding student loans:
Please list any awards or honors you have received.
Have you received a scholarship from the SHRM Foundation before?
Yes- an education scholarship.
Yes- a certification scholarship.
Yes- a dissertation award.
Yes- a conference scholarship
I work full-time.
I work part-time.
I am not currently employed.
If employed, list your current position and employer:
Please upload a current resume summarizing your education, work and volunteer experience. File name should contain your full name, with last name first- for example: "Sanchez, Mary- Resume".
(After browsing for the file, be sure to hit the UPLOAD button to attach the document to this application.)
The SHRM Foundation does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, disability, age, veteran status, ancestry, national origin or citizenship in the administration of its grant and scholarship programs. Employees or board members of SHRM, the SHRM Foundation, or other SHRM affiliates (not including chapters) and members of their immediate family are not eligible to apply for SHRM Foundation grants, awards or scholarships.