The SHRM Foundation is a values-based charity organization whose mission is to champion workforce and workplace transformation by providing research-based HR solutions for challenging inclusion issues facing current and potential employees, scholarships to educate and develop HR professionals to make change happen and opportunities for HR professionals to make a difference in their local communities. The SHRM Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizational affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management.
SHRM Foundation Vision
Empowered HR professionals building inclusive organizations where all employees thrive and organizations achieve success.
The SHRM Foundation champions workforce and workplace transformation by providing…
- research-based HR solutions for challenging inclusion issues facing employees and potential employees.
- scholarships to educate and develop HR professionals and students to make change happen.
- opportunities for HR professionals to make a difference in their local communities.
The SHRM Foundation is a values-based charity organization that champions workforce and workplace transformation and inspires HR professionals to make it happen.
In 2017, the SHRM Foundation will award almost $500,000 in support to students seeking undergraduate, graduate, certification and professional development opportunities. We encourage all eligible SHRM members, student members, Chapters and State Councils and organizations to apply for one or more of the scholarships and awards listed below.
B = business/organization, SC/C = State Council or Chapter
* Students must be members of the Academy of Management (AOM)
Integrating and Engaging Veterans in the Workforce
On February 1, 2017, the SHRM Foundation and NAVSO assembled nearly 60 thought leaders and stakeholders representing a diverse set of public and private perspectives
relating to veteran employment with one goal in mind: improve veteran employee integration and engagement in the workforce. To accelerate the goals of a broader project,
this group gathered to ensure veteran employees succeed by identifying existing challenges and leading solutions in veteran employment. Here is the result….
The SHRM Foundation’s Effective Practice Guidelines series makes research findings easily accessible to HR practitioners. The Foundation has also created a series of educational DVDs for SHRM chapter programming, staff trainings, and executive education sessions. To fund its programs, the SHRM Foundation conducts an annual fundraising campaign. The Foundation recognizes the generous support of the SHRM chapters and state councils, individuals, corporations and others who make its work possible.
Your financial support is vital to ensure that the SHRM Foundation can continue this important work.
The Arizona SHRM State Council and our regional chapters work hard at ensuring our profession is provided for. Each year, awards have been received in Arizona. In 2010, our State Council won the “State Council Champion” designation! This special honor recognized our exceptional support for the SHRM Foundation. We are grateful for everyone’s commitment leadership, and generous contributions. In addition, our regional chapters VSHRA and NAHRA have received “Chapter Champion” designations.
Way to go, Arizona!!
The SHRM Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The Foundation is a legally separate organization, and is not funded by SHRM membership dues.
The SHRM Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors from the HR profession, including academics, practitioners and representatives from SHRM.