The San Diego American Industrial Hygiene Association (SDAIHA) Local Section is pleased to announce the award of two (2) college scholarships of $500.00 each at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the 2020 Fall Semester. In order to be eligible, each applicant must be enrolled in, or must have completed, a curriculum with a substantial number of credit hours in courses related to industrial hygiene, occupational safety and health, public health, environmental health, environmental science or a closely related field and must meet GPA requirements.
The undergraduate scholarship will be granted to a full-time undergraduate student entering her/his sophomore, junior or senior year at an accredited community college or university in San Diego County, California. The graduate scholarship will be awarded to a full-time graduate student who is enrolled in graduate studies at an accredited university located in San Diego County, California.
1) Applicants must be current full-time students. Such eligibility status is based upon the policy at the California college or university at which the student is enrolled. Applicants must be enrolled in a major field of study that is related to the disciplines of industrial hygiene, occupational safety and health, public health, environmental health, environmental science or a closely related field.
2) Applicants must be currently enrolled in courses leading to a degree at the time that the award.
3) Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 (based on a 4.0) overall grade point average (GPA).
4) Applicants must agree to allow the Scholarship Committee to verify certain applicable confidential information such as grades (obtain a transcript). The committee will keep such information confidential.
The undergraduate and graduate scholarships will be awarded at the SDAIHA Bimonthly Local Section Meeting in December 2020. Any student interested in applying for these scholarships should complete the application form at: SDAIHA 2020 Fall Semester Scholarship Application
Submit the application form to:
Via Mail to: SDAIHA
PO Box 910231
San Diego, CA 92191
And via Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org