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Chapter Sponsored Grants & Scholarships

    The Mt Baker Chapter of SHRM helps support local professionals and students to advance in the HR profession.  

    The Mt Baker Chapter is pleased to announce that it will be offering a scholarship for individuals who are taking the upcoming BTC SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Preparation Class.

    SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP scholarships are available to qualified applicants in the academic and Human Resources Communities for the following testing windows.  Please verify the testing window dates for the specific exam that you are interested in sitting for.

    The application deadline for Certification Scholarships: Deadline is January 4, 2019.


    The scholarship may be applied towards the certification preparation course offered at Bellingham Technical College in the amount of $1,000. Selected applicants will receive half of the funds when they enroll in the class and the other half when they successfully complete the class.


    Applicants must meet all Certification Requirements, and must be an active SHRM Member, and a current Mt. Baker Chapter Member in good standing.

    Important Information

    • After you submit your scholarship application, you cannot make changes.
    • You must submit a resume with your application.

    Selection Criteria

    Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of the applicant's work experience and commitment to a career in human resources.

    • 50% Work experience/progression (HR involvement & future career plans)
    • 50% Volunteer activity

    Scholarship Application: Click here to download the application form

    Submit your application materials by January 4, 2019 to