Scholarships

For general Murray State University scholarship information please go to the Murray State University Scholarship Page.  Many scholarship opportunities are available to occupational safety and health students and range from general scholarships for any student who meets basic eligibility requirements to those sponsored by companies and individuals specifically targeted toward occupational safety and health students. The following is a list of scholarships awarded to students during the 2017-2018 academic year. Scholarship information for the 2018-2019 academic year will be updated as it is received. 

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ASSP North Alabama Chapter Scholarship Due Date: January 31, 2019

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester
Sponsor: ASSP North Alabama Chapter
Due Date:  Due Date: January 31, 2019

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

 AIHA Foundation Scholarships Due Date: January 28, 2019

Revised for Fall 2018Semester 
Due Date: Applications are due by January 28, 2019

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines and contact Dr. Bassam Atieh.

National Safety Council Congress & Expo Student Scholarship Accepting Applications through March 31, 2019

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester
Sponsor: National Safety Council
Due Date: Accepting Applications  through March 31, 2019

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

Congress & Expo Scholarship
The NSC Congress & Expo is the world’s premier annual safety event, bringing together 15,000 safety, health, and environmental professionals from various industries. The 2019 NSC Congress & Expo will be held in San Diego from September 7-13, 2019. All scholarship recipients will be provided the opportunity to attend at no cost, with access to technical sessions, keynote addresses, an Expo of over 1,000 exhibitors, and networking events. This is an invaluable opportunity for scholarship recipients to meet and learn from thousands of safety and health professionals.
Women in Safety Scholarship
The Women in Safety Scholarship is a cash award of $5,000, renewable for up to four years. In addition to the monetary award to be used for educational purposes, the Women in Safety Scholarship recipients will be invited to attend the 2019 NSC Congress & Expo held in San Diego from September 7-13, 2019 at no cost.
Billy D. Young Scholarship
The NSC Construction & Utilities Division honors Billy D. Young – the first NSC Public Utilities Division chair – with this scholarship in his name. Given to one student per year who intends to pursue a career in the utilities industry, the Billy D. Young scholarship provides the winner the opportunity to attend the NSC Congress & Expo and a $2,000 award.

ASSP Foundation Scholarships Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2018

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester 
Award: Over $370,000 Available
Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2018.
**The 2019 program will begin accepting applications on September 1, 2018.**

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

BCSP Qualified Academic Program (QAP) Scholarship  Due Date: October 15, 2018

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester 
Sponsor: BCSP Foundation
Award: Two $5,000 Scholarships Available
Due Date: October 15, 2018

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

ASSP Audubon Chapter Scholarship  Due Date: October 1, 2018

 Revised for Fall 2018 Semester 
Sponsor: ASSP Audubon Chapter
Award: $1,500 Scholarship
Due Date: October 1, 2018

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

Don B. Daily Safety Steel Intern Scholarship (AIST Foundation)  Accepting Applications June 1, 2018 through October 30, 2018

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester 
Award: A paid summer internship followed by a US$6,000 one-year scholarship
Due Date: Accepting Applications starting June 1, 2018 - October 30, 2018

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

Judy Inman True Scholarship Due Date: October 31, 2018

Revised for Fall 2018 Semester 
Sponsored by the Kentucky Environmental Health Association
Due Date: October 31, 2018

Visit http://kyeha.org/about/ or Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

Tennessee Safety and Health Congress Scholarship Due Date: June 1, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester
Sponsor: Tennessee Safety and Health Congress 
Due Date: June 1, 2018

Download the 2018 Scholarship Program Application or go to www.tnsafetycongress.org.

ASSP Middle Tennessee Section Scholarship Program Due Date: June 1, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester 
Due Date: All applications and materials must be received by June 1, 2018.

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

Brown-Forman Lomer Johnson Memorial Scholarship Due Date:  March 31, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester
Sponsor: Brown-Forman
Award: One $2,500 Scholarship
Due Date: March 31, 2018

Brown-Forman presents a scholarship to a deserving student at the Governor’s Health and Safety Conference and Exposition. The scholarship honors Lomer Johnson, former Health, Safety, and Security Director at Brown-Forman. Click here for more information on the legacy of Mr. Johnson.
 
The $2,500 scholarship is presented annually to one (1) student and the individual can only receive the scholarship once. The Johnson family and Brown-Forman establish the criteria for the scholarship and select the recipient.
 
Applicants must:
  • Be an active junior, senior, or masters student in an occupational safety and health university program from an accredited university OSH degree program;
  • Carry a B or greater cumulative GPA;
  • Have financial need;
  • Submit a current resume; and
  • Submit an original essay no longer than one (1) page on your need and motivation of why you chose to become a safety and health professional.
The application deadline for the Brown-Forman Lomer Johnson Memorial Scholarship is March 31. Submit your resume and essay to James_Allsopp@b-f.com by March 31 to be considered.
 

Brown-Forman Lomer Johnson Memorial Scholarship guidelines can also be found at kshn.net/Scholarships.

3M Scholarship Applications Due Date: March 9, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester 
Award: Three $5,000 Scholarships
Due Date: Applications are due by March 9, 2018
For scholarship guidelines and application contact Dr. Bassam Atieh.

Kentucky Safety and Health Network Foundation Scholarships Accepting Applications January 21 - February 28, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester
Sponsor: 
Kentucky Safety and Health Network 
Award:  
Variety of awards are available 
Due Date:
  Applications accepted January 21 - February 28 only
For scholarship guidelines and application go to kshn.net/Scholarships.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund  Accepting Applications between December 31, 2017- March 30, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester 
Sponsor: Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Award: Varies by Scholarship
Due Date: Accepting Scholarships between December 31, 2017 - March 30, 2018
For scholarship guidelines and application go to www.hsf.net.

AGC of Ohio Education Foundation Scholarships Due Date:  Postmarked by February 9, 2018

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester
Sponsor:  AGC of Ohio Education Foundation Scholarships
Award: Multiple Scholarships
Due Date:  Postmarked by February 9, 2018

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines