Annual Conference Scholarships

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Each year, CUPA-HR awards conference scholarships to individuals who want to learn about higher ed HR, connect with others in the field and grow professionally at the CUPA-HR Annual Conference. Scholarship recipients are typically professionals who would otherwise not have the means to attend the conference.

The scholarships cover registration to the Virtual CUPA-HR Annual Conference and Expo 2020 taking place October 5-7.

Eligibility and Timeline

Scholarships are available to HR professionals employed by CUPA-HR member institutions.

Because our goal is to assist those who have not had the means to attend an annual conference, you are eligible to apply unless:

  • You have previously received a conference scholarship
  • You have attended a CUPA-HR annual conference within the past three years
  • You serve on the CUPA-HR national board of directors
  • Your institution is not a member of CUPA-HR

The timeline for selection is as follows:

  • Scholarship Application Opens — August 3, 2020
  • Application Deadline — August 14, 2020
  • Notification — September 8, 2020

If you have questions about the conference scholarships, please contact CUPA-HR toll free at 877-287-2474 or