This scholarship is presented by the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) to recognize the contribution that Daniel K Shipp made to ISEA and the safety and health of American workers during his 25 years as President of ISEA. The annual scholarship in the amount of $2,500 is open to college undergraduate students enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career, students who share our vision to protect others.
This scholarship is awarded annually, based on academic and extra-curricular achievement and financial need, and the recipients are selected by an independent review panel unaffiliated with the ISEA.
Applicant must be an undergraduate student enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career (such as, but not limited to, Environmental Science, Fire Protection, Health Physics, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health, Safety, etc.). Must be currently registered as full-time students in North America. A full-time student is one who is carrying 12 credit hours per semester, trimester or quarter. Applicants must have at least one full year of study remaining in their degree program.
Applicant must complete the application, which consists of an application form, transcript of grades for the last two years of completed education, financial disclosure, and an essay (Minimum 500 words). Please include comments about what has influenced you in pursuing a career in the field of safety and health. Applicant must also submit a list of extracurricular activities, two (2) letters of recommendation and a (maximum) three (3) minute video or slide presentation highlighting your successes, goals and aspirations.
Committee members review applications and select qualified scholarship recipients based on demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, financial need, grade point average (GPA), leadership, and future career interest in an occupational health and safety-related field. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.