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Getting a Master's in HR?

    April 9, 2013

    The Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship fo Graduate Study in HR award is designed to support master's degree students who are either SHRM members or HR professionals who have been certified through the HR Certification Institute.  Sponsored jointly by SHRM, the SHRM Foundation and the HR Certification Institute, the Fellowship is for those who want to leverage significant past contributions affecting the HR management field and continue contributing to the profession by earning a master's degree in HR.

    We encourage you to share this information with other HR professionals who are applying now to begin studying HR at the master's level in spring or fall of 2013.  Anyone who meets the eligiblity requirements is encouraged to apply.

    The Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) document, available online at, details the eligiblity and submission requirements.  The application form is also available online.

    Applications are due on Monday, August 19, 2013.  Please note application packages will not be returned.  If you have additional questions, please contact