This year we will present Merit Scholarship Awards at the event. The purpose of the award is to recognize students, undergraduate and graduate, who are committed to pursuing careers in human resources and have shown strong academic ability and early engagement and accomplishments in human resources related areas. Our application closed on June 30th.
Two scholarship winners will be awarded: a $1,000 undergraduate winner and a $1,000 graduate winner.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Undergraduate Students enrolled in any of the following programs:
- Human Resources Management
- Organizational Management
- Business Admin (with a concentration in Human Resources)
Undergraduate Students who are NOT enrolled in the programs listed above, but who demonstrate a strong desire to become an HR professional, are enrolled in or have completed at least one HR related course are also eligible to apply. Internship experience or work experience is preferable, but not necessary.
Graduate Students currently enrolled in an MBA or MS program with a concentration in Human Resources, Organizational Management, or Industrial Relations.
All students should be currently attending colleges or universities in the Greater Philadelphia/Delaware Valley area and should be enrolled through the Fall of 2021. For students graduating and moving onto another program/university, proof of acceptance/enrollment may be required.
Scholarship awards will be based on candidate’s completed scholarship application, field work or course work related to Human Resources, Human Resources related extracurricular activities and essay answers.