Heart of Illinois SHRM (HOI SHRM) is pleased offer two (2) scholarships for members seeking their SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification. Each scholarship awards $250 to support the continued development of HR leaders pursuing a professional SHRM certification.
$250 Scholarship #1 – Spring Testing Window – Deadline is February 26
$250 Scholarship #2 – Winter Testing Window – Deadline is September 30
Current HOI SHRM member in good standing
Meet eligibility requirements for SHRM Certification
Be ineligible for reimbursement from employer or educational institution
You must test in the 2022 Spring or 2022-2023 Winter Testing Window
Sharing your certification 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 firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
50% work experience/progression (HR involvement and future career plans); current students without significant work experience will be reviewed based on academic background and breadth and quality of HR coursework
50% volunteer activity (HIHRC/SHRM experience preferred, but not required)
Applications are reviewed and scored by the HOI SHRM Board. All decisions are final.
If you are selected to receive a scholarship, you will be contacted by the HOI SHRM board to coordinate distribution of funds to the SHRM Certification team.