WSHRMA Scholarship

    WSHRMA will award a $200 Certification Scholarship to a WSHRMA member annually. Individual recipients will be selected on the strength of their work experience and their commitment to a career in human resources. Scholarship funds may be used to purchase test preparation materials, attend a certification preparation seminar, and/or pay the exam fee. In addition, individuals who have previously taken certification exam during the 2020 calendar year are eligible to apply for reimbursement of exam-related expenses.

    Who is Eligible

    WSHRMA Chapter members with a valid SHRM ID number are eligible to apply for the Certification Scholarship.

    Selection Criteria

    The selection committee will evaluate scholarship applicants and select the scholarship winner based on the following criteria:

    • Completed application

    • Half-page statement of HR interest, to include a commitment to the HR profession and future career plans

    • Resume

    • Letter of reference from supervisor, co-worker or advisor

    • Receipts for reimbursement (if applicable)


    Application deadline: November 30, 2021

    Notification of results: December 11, 2021

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    Scholarship Application

    WSHRMA does not discriminate against individuals on the base of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, disability, age, veteran status, ancestry, national origin, or citizenship in the administration of its scholarship program. WSHRMA Board members or immediate family members of the Board are not eligible to apply for the WSHRMA scholarship.