Joanne R. Schneider HR Scholarship Award
are now being accepted for the Joanne R. Schneider HR Scholarship Award
Log into the website with your User ID and Password and the application is found under the Member heading
Deadline May 31, 2017
January 1 – December 31, 2018
Joanne Schneider has a strong passion for HR.
Her dedication and counsel have been instrumental in helping guide those she
works with to successful outcomes when they are faced with complex HR
situations. Joanne is a long-time Genesee
Valley Chapter of SHRM (GVC SHRM) board member. In her operations role for GVC
SHRM, she serves as the Chapter’s Director of Certification. She has also served on the NY State SHRM
Council as State Director of Certification. In acknowledgement of her
significant contributions towards the success of the chapter and continued
service to the HR community, this award is named in her honor.
The award is designed to provide support to
people who are new to the HR profession. It is unique in that it's not a one
size fits all. The award will be
comprised of several different components that give recipients access to
educational content, reimbursement for HR related expenses, and a variety of
materials and services tailored to their area of discipline in the HR field. The Award will provide a faster and smoother
road to success for an individual. This
is accomplished by focusing on several areas:
the knowledge base of HR subject matter
accelerate an individual’s real world learning curve on addressing HR related
a professional network
Applicants must be an affiliated GVC SHRM
member* working in the HR field. The individual must be new to HR (1-3 years).
If an individual is not actively engaged in the HR field, they must have been
recently employed in the field (within 6 months of submission) and actively
seeking to re-enter the field.
Award Value = $2,000**
for all 2018 Programs (12)
Preparation Workshop Class
reimbursement towards HR related expenses (books, membership fee, conference,
exam fee) of the recipient’s choice
gift certificate to the SHRM Store
within the HR field
of what the applicant wishes to accomplish
for the HR field
Please send completed applications and three
letters of recommendation*** to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also go to
the Joanne R. Schneider HR Scholarship Award application located in the Member section
to complete an
application and upload recommendations.
The winner will be announced at GVCSHRM’s
October 12th Annual Conference.
The winner and a guest will be invited to attend the conference as the
guests of GVCSHRM.
*”Affiliated GVCSRM member” is one who is a
current member in good standing of SHRM national and has completed the member
affiliation process to become a member of the Genesee Valley Chapter.
** The $2,000 value of the scholarship award
is taxable income to the recipient under Internal Revenue Service regulations.
***Letters of Recommendation must be
completed using the authorized form which can be found on the Scholarship page
of the GVCSHRM website.
regarding the Joanne R. Schneider Scholarship Award should be sent to email@example.com.