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 2016-2017 academic year. Scholarship information for the 2017-2018 academic year will be updated as it is received. 

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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.

AIHA Foundation Scholarships Due Date: January 19, 2018

Revised for Spring 2018 Semester 
Due Date: Applications are due by January 19, 2018
For scholarship guidelines and application Click Here and contact Dr. Bassam Atieh.

Don B. Daily Safety Steel Intern Scholarship (AIST Foundation)  Accepting Applications December 1, 2017 -February 16, 2018

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester 
Award: A paid summer internship followed by a US$6,000 one-year scholarship
Due Date: Accepting Applications starting December 1, 2017 - February 16, 2018
For scholarship guidelines and application Click Here.

National Safety Council Congress & Expo Student Scholarship Accepting Applications: November 1, 2017 - January 15, 2018

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester
Sponsor: National Safety Council
Due Date: Accepting Applications  starting November 1, 2017 - January 15, 2018.
For scholarship guidelines and applications see below .
 
Congress & Expo Scholarship
Helps students attend the NSC Congress & Expo by paying expenses for this event.
Women in Safety Scholarship
Up to $5,000 tuition award for women studying safety (traditional in-person classroom attendance, non-traditional or online)
Associates or bachelor's programs qualify
Billy D. Young Scholarship—Sponsored by the Construction & Utilities Division, this award is in memory of the founder of the Public Utilities Division.
Up to $2,000 tuition award for individuals interested in pursuing a career in safety
Technical, community college programs and undergraduate programs are all eligible

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
For scholarship guidelines and application Click Here 

Judy Inman True Scholarship Due Date: October 31, 2017

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester 
Sponsored by the Kentucky Environmental Health Association
Guidelines: Any students applying must be structuring their academic program in the direction of a career in the public or private sectors of environmental health practice. This is open to undergraduate students carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours and graduate students carrying a minimum of 6 credit hours. 
Due Date: October 31, 2017
For the scholarship application Click Here.

BCSP Qualified Academic Program (QAP) Scholarship  Due Date: September 22, 2017

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester 
Award: Two $5,000 Scholarships Available
Due Date: September 22, 2017
For scholarship guidelines and application Click Here.

ASSE Foundation Scholarships Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2017

Revised for Fall 2017 Semester 
Award: Over $350,000 Available
Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2017.
**The 2018 program will begin accepting applications on September 1, 2017.**
For scholarship guidelines and application Click Here

Mapworks Scholarship Due Date: April 30, 2017

Revised for Spring 2017 Semester 
Due Date: April 30, 2017
For scholarship guidelines and application click here

ASSE Middle Tennessee Section Scholarship Program Due Date: May 1, 2017

Revised for Spring 2017 Semester 
Due Date: All applications and materials must be received by May 1, 2017.
For scholarship guidelines and application click here

Tennessee Safety and Health Congress Scholarship Due Date: May 1, 2017

Revised for Spring 2017 Semester
Sponsor: Tennessee Safety and Health Congress 
Due Date: May 1, 2017