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    December 3, 2020


    (DEADLINE: Sunday, January 31, 2021)

     If you meet the above criteria and interested in applying for the scholarship, click on link:, then click on COMMUNITY, then SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES.  Scroll down to The Eugene C. and Gertrude S. Ozag Scholarship and click on Scholarship Portal to create an account and complete the application.

    The Northern Illinois Society for Human Resource Management (NISHRM) is excited to announce that we are accepting applications for a $1,000 scholarship that is being offered for the 2021-2022 school year.

    This scholarship is being sponsored by the Eugene C. & Gertrude S. Ozag Scholarship Fund, which was established February, 2003 by John Mudd.

    For eligibility, the applicant must: 

    · Be pursuing a career in human resources and have completed two courses related to

          human resources

    · Be currently enrolled in college level classes and maintain at least 15 credit hours

    · Have completed a minimum of 24 hours of college credits

    · Have earned the equivalent of a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

    · Be pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree

    Be willing to offer 15 hours of involvement with the NISHRM chapter

    · Demonstrate outstanding leadership qualities and/or commitment to community service

    · Demonstrate an active involvement in extracurricular activities and programs within the school or through outside organizations

    Being a student member of the Northern Illinois Society for Human Resources Management (NISHRM) is a plus for applicants. Membership with this organization can be a value to your HR career and provide to you a wealth of resources. For details on how to become a student member of NISHRM, log onto the Website:

    Any questions Please Contact:

    Lorraine Harris (847)377-8053