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 2018-2019 academic year. Scholarship information for the 2019-2020 academic year will be updated as it is received. 

3M Scholarship ApplicationsDue Date: March 13, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester 

  • Award: Three $5,000 Scholarships
  • Due Date: Applications are due by March 13, 2020

For scholarship guidelines and application contact Dr. Bassam Atieh.

 

Murray State University ASSP Student Section Scholarships Due Date: February 28, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester

  • Three Awards:  1st Place: $500, 2nd Place: $300, 3rd Place: $200
  • Due Date:  February 28, 2020

Download Scholarship Application Link and Guidelines

Kentucky Safety and Health Network Foundation Scholarships Accepting Applications January 21 - February 28, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester

  • 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.
It is very important that you see Dr. Traci Byrd (Office 157J IT) before submitting your application online!  

ASSP Middle Tennessee Chapter Scholarship Program Due Date: May 1, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester 

  • Due Date: All applications and materials must be postmarked no later than May 1, 2020.

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines or go to https://middletn.assp.org/

Tennessee Safety and Health Congress Scholarship Due Date: May 1, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester

  • Due Date: May 1, 2020

Download the 2020 Scholarship Program Application or go to www.tnsafetycongress.org.

AIHA Foundation Scholarships Due Date: January 30, 2020

Revised for Fall 2019 Semester 

  • Due Date: Applications are due by January 30, 2020

Contact Dr. Bassam Atieh on how to apply.

SESHA Scholarships through SESHA 2020 Annual Conference Student Poster Competition Due Date: February 21, 2020

SESHA 2020 Annual Conference Student Poster Competition through which SESHA awards scholarships to deserving students currently pursuing a degree related to Environmental Health and Safety. Details are available here  https://sesha.org/scholarships/.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund  Accepting Applications between January 1, 2020 - February 15, 2020

Revised for Spring 2020 Semester 

  • Award: Varies by Scholarship
  • Due Date:Accepting Scholarships between January 1, 2020 - February 15, 2020

For scholarship guidelines and application go to www.hsf.net.

ASSP Foundation Scholarships Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2019

Revised for Fall 2019 Semester 

  • Due Date: Online Applications are due by December 1, 2019

**The 2020 program willbegin accepting applicationson September 15, 2019.**

Access Scholarship Application and View Guidelines

National Safety Council Congress & Expo Student Scholarship Accepting Applications August 16, 2019 through March 31, 2020

Revised for Fall 2019 Semester

  • Due Date: Accepting Applications  August 16, 2019 through March 31, 2019

Join NSC as a student member; there is no cost for membership.

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 2020 NSC Congress & Expo will be held in Indianapolis, October, 2020. 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 companies, and networking events. This is an invaluable opportunity for scholarship recipients to meet and learn from thousands of safety and health professionals. For more information about the NSC Congress & Expo, visit congress.nsc.org.

Women in Safety Scholarship
The NSC Women in Safety Scholarship helps support women pursuing safety as a career and promote safety as a career path for those women studying business or engineering.
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 2020 NSC Congress & Expo held in Indianapolis in October, 2020 at no cost. For more information about the NSC Congress & Expo, visit congress.nsc.org.

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.

Don B. Daily Safety Steel Intern Scholarship (AIST Foundation) Accepting Applications June 1, 2019 through October 30, 2019

Revised for Fall 2019 Semester 

  • Award:A paid summer internship followed by a US$6,000 one-year scholarship
  • Due Date: Accepting Applications starting June 1, 2019 - October 30, 2019

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines

BCSP Foundation Scholarships  Due Date: October 5, 2019

Revised for Fall 2019 Semester 

  • Award: $5,000 Scholarships Available
  • Due Date: October 5, 2019

For scholarship guidelines and application go to https://www.bcspfoundation.org/grants/student-scholarships/.

ASSP Audubon Chapter Scholarship  Due Date: August 1, 2019

Revised for Spring 2019 Semester

  • Award: $1,500 Scholarship
  • Due Date: August 1, 2019

Download Scholarship Application and Guidelines