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ILSHRM Conference Scholarship

The Heart of Illinois SHRM Chapter #326 of the Society of Human Resource Management provides, on an annual basis, a scholarship for a member to attend the ILSHRM HR Conference & Exposition.

The scholarship amount is for one full conference registration (maximum of $500).  It does not include travel, i.e., mileage or lodging, expenses. 

This conference is typically in September of each year near Chicago.  For detailed information on this year's upcoming conference, please go to the ILSHRM website at

Application deadline: March 13, 2024


  • Current HOI SHRM member in good standing
  • Be ineligible for reimbursement from employer or educational institution

  • Sharing your conference experience on HOI SHRM social media outlets and/or at a future meeting

  • Submit by the appropriate deadline above

How to Apply

  • Send an email to with the following information:

    • Name
    • Title
    • Company
    • Contact Information
    • Tell us why you should be selected for this scholarship. Include a summary of your academic/training, volunteer and career experience and your need for the scholarship. 

Selection Requirements:

  • Applicants need to be able to attend the full conference. If for some reason they discover they cannot attend, they should notify the HOI SHRM Board as soon as possible to enable an alternate to be selected. 
  • Applicants are responsible for their own travel, meals and lodging expenses.
  • Applicants must agree that, if selected, they will share their experience on HOI SHRM social media outlets and/or at a future meeting.

SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together. as the voice of all things work, workers and the workplace, SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting today's evolving workplaces. With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally.

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Heart of Illinois SHRM is a chapter for the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Chapter # 326

Heart of Illinois SHRM

PO Box 372

Peoria, IL 61651

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