Scholarships Given at Annual SHRM Benefit Dinner

Posted on 4/29/2019 8:37:12 AM

On April 6, 2019, the Employment and Labor Relations Department held its annual SHRM Benefit Dinner at the Rustic Lodge.

Scholarship winners Alison Decker, Gabrielle Miller, and Emily BlanchardThe Society for Human Resource Management promotes the role of HR as a profession and provides education, certification, and networking to its national members. The graduate chapter of SHRM at IUP hosts networking events and professional events, such as resume building, throughout the year.

At the dinner, three students won varying scholarships for their hard work and dedication throughout the fall 2018/spring 2019 semesters. The three award winners are all graduate students in the ELR/HSAD department. Alumni, faculty, and students and their families were all in attendance.

Annual SHRM Member Scholarship Recipient

  • Alison Decker received her undergraduate degree from Robert Morris University and will be graduating in August with her master’s degree in Human Resources and Employment Relations.

Lance Kinter Scholarship Recipient

  • Gabrielle Miller received her undergraduate degree from the University of Akron and is now at IUP studying towards a dual master’s degree in ELR and HSAD.

Lindsey Ann Johnson Fehl Memorial Scholarship Recipient

  • Emily Blanchard received her undergraduate degree from IUP and will be graduating in August with her master’s degree in Human Resources and Employment Relations.