News

ASSP Scholarship Opportunities

Posted: Sep 24, 2018

ASSP Foundation’s Scholarship, Grant Program and Local Central Florida Chapter Program Accepting Applications

ASSP Foundation is accepting applications online for its 2018-2019 scholarship and grant program. More than $350,000 is available to safety students and professionals this year thanks to hundreds of generous donors. More than 120 awards are available, including several scholarships of $10,000 to $15,000.  One of the scholarships is endowed by the Central Florida Chapter and the scholarship rules give preference to Central Florida Chapter member applicants – so please apply today!

Funding is available to students who are seeking a degree in OSH or a related field, as well as working professionals looking to advance their career through certification, conferences, seminars, workshops and college credits. Every ASSP member can benefit from this program, which helps members set their career on a path for greater success. To learn about how Foundation scholarships have enabled past recipients to advance the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for a successful OSH career, visit the ASSP Foundation website.  Interested ASSP members can apply online. Applications must be completed online and submitted before 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, Dec. 1, 2018. Applicants will be notified about April 1, 2018, as to whether they were selected for an award.

Central Florida Chapter Program:  Did you know the Central Florida Chapter also has a local scholarship/grant program?  The application below is due November 15th.  The winners will be presented with their awards at the December Chapter Meeting.

ASSP Central Florida Member Grant Application 2018

National Farm Safety and Health Week 2018

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Join AgriSafe for a free webinar each day!  Tune into social media for daily tips and resources: #NFSHW.

Thank You!!!

Posted: Sep 17, 2018

Thank you to OCSO’s Captain Carlos Espinosa for speaking at the Chapter meeting on September 10.  Captain Espinosa provided insight into the opioid epidemic, how it’s having an impact, and what’s being done to prevent overdoses.

Our Chapter Sponsors