Scholarships in HR

Silicon Valley Compensation Association Scholarship (SVCA)

Two scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded to SJSU students this year.  Recipients of the scholarship will also be awarded SVCA membership for one year.

Eligibility:  This scholarship is open to HR majors at SJSU who are in need of assistance toward professional development and certification.  A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.

Deadline: April 10th, 2017


The HR Symposium Lyn Boone Memorial Scholarship

This $3,000 scholarship is awarded to 4 – 6 students every year who are studying HR at Northern California universities.  Since its inception the program has awarded over $300,000 to deserving students! Scholarship recipients will be invited to attend the HR Symposium held in Santa Clara in May, 2016, and will be recognized in front of 600 HR professionals!

Eligibility:  This scholarship is open to all students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in HR or a related field.Currently enrolled students as well as those who graduated in December 2016 or will graduate in May 2017 are eligible

Deadline:Applications must be received by Monday, April 10th, 2017.