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IN THE NEWS: Announcing the NAHR Graduate Student Scholarship Winners for 2020

    February 10, 2020
    Announcing the NAHR Graduate Student Scholarship Winners for 2020:
    Ms. Heather Greenfield and Ms. Anita Tse

    Heather Greenfield
    Vanderbilt University

    Heather Greenfield is a Human Resources professional with over 15 years of diverse human resources experience including HR Consulting, Training, Organizational Development, Compensation, Recruiting, Employee Relations, Benefit Administration and Performance Management.

    Anita Tse
    University of California, Irvine

    Anita is currently a second-year full-time MBA student, class of 2020 at the University of California, Irvine.

    The National Academy of Human Resources (NAHR) was founded in 1992, and recognizes individuals of distinction in human resources for exceptional professional achievement as "Fellows of the NAHR" and occasionally recognizes human resources related groups as "Honored Institutions/ Organizations". An NAHR Foundation was established to conduct outreach programs to the profession through various projects and studies.

    NAHR recognized the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Foundation as an honored organization in 2014. NAHR has partnered with the SHRM Foundation to establish two NAHR Graduate Student Scholarships for five years each in the amount of $ 5,000 each year. NAHR will fund the Scholarship and the SHRM Foundation will select the Scholarship recipients. Graduate student scholarship beneficiaries must be enrolled in a master’s degree program clearly pursuing an emphasis on HR or HR related programs. Judging criteria for the scholarship is based on a combined percentage of SHRM student chapter involvement and/or commitment to the HR profession (35%), academic achievement (30%), additional leadership and service activities or work experience (25%), and financial need (10%).

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