Scholarship Winners

 

2018 JOSEPH P. GODDARD SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

Haleigh Theele

Established in 1984 by the recommendation of then Tennessee Human Resource Conference (THRC) Chairperson, Carlton Little, the Joseph Paul Goddard Scholarship provides a $4,000 financial award to a graduate student(s) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  Dr. Goddard was Dean of Continuing Education at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville and a former Executive Secretary of the THRC (1968 – 1981). It is his service and contribution to the business and industrial community of Tennessee through the Tennessee Human Resource Conference/SHRM Conference this scholarship honors.

The recipient(s) of this $4,000 award must:

  1. Be currently enrolled in a graduate program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville College of Business
  2. Demonstrate exceptional scholastic ability
  3. Demonstrate financial need

 

2018 JAMES HOUSE WILLIAMSON SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

Billy Spencer, III, SHRM-CP

The James House Williamson Scholarship Award provides financial support in the general human resources management and related fields of study. The annual award of $2,000 to a undergraduate student(s) is funded by the TN SHRM Conference host chapter from revenue received annually from the TN SHRM Conference. The recipient(s) of each year’s award is selected by the host chapter’s SHRM Student Chapter Faculty Advisor.

The recipient(s) of this $2,000 award must:

  1. Be enrolled as an undergraduate management major at a Tennessee university
  2. Demonstrate exceptional scholastic ability
  3. Demonstrate financial need