July 1 Deadline for Inclusion Conference Scholarship Applications


By SHRM Online staff June 11, 2019

​Time is running out to apply for one of three scholarships to attend the Society for Human Resource Management's (SHRM's) Inclusion 2019 event in New Orleans.

July 1 is the deadline.

The SHRM Foundation scholarships, each valued at $2,500, include a $500 travel stipend, a hotel stay of up to three nights at a conference hotel of SHRM's choice and full conference registration. Preconference sessions, seminars and guest registration are not included in the scholarship.

One of the scholarships will be for a full-time student enrolled at a minority-serving college or university.

An applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Is a current professional or student SHRM member.
  • Lacks organizational support or reimbursement to attend the conference.
  • Has not attended the conference in the past three years. 
  • Is employed full- or part-time by a for-profit organization with fewer than 250 employees or by a nonprofit organization; is a member of a state, local, tribal or federal government; serves in the U.S. military; or is unemployed at the time of application.
Applications must include a completed online form, answers to three essay questions, a resume, and a statement of support from a current or former supervisor, colleague or other professional contact. Students must include a statement of support from a professor.

Apply now.


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