Chapter News

Apply for The San Diego Chapter’s Safety Scholarship!

Mar 25, 2016

Student Scholarships

To receive the award, an individual must be enrolled in an occupational safety and health undergraduate or graduate degree program, and maintain a home residence within the San Diego Chapter’s geographic region. Studies in Environmental programs are allowed, as long as the course of study has a safety component (minimum of 9 credits). The student must be enrolled as a part-time or full-time student.

To apply, the student will submit an essay discussing a safety project or research paper. The project / paper must be a minimum of 10 pages (double-spaced) with an annotated bibliography. The winner will present their project (using a power point) to the membership during a San Diego Chapter meeting. Award amount: $500.00

Membership Professional Development Scholarship

To receive the award, an individual must be a full member of the San Diego Chapter. The individual must have attended 80% of the Chapter meetings, and be enrolled in continuing educational courses, conferences, and seminars involving Occupational Safety and Health.

To apply, the member must send in copies of signed San Diego Chapter meeting receipts, and copies of continuing education transcripts, conferences, and seminars. A short 250 word letter must be submitted explaining the individual’s reasons for applying for the award and justification for receiving the award.

Award amount: 1 year Paid Membership dues to national ASSE

ASSE Scholarship Application (pdf)

WISE Mentoring Program

Aug 19, 2015

The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.