2021 Scholarships

The New Jersey Section of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (NJAIHA) is pleased to offer scholarships for the study and promotion of industrial hygiene / environmental health and safety for the 2021-2022 school year.

Up to $7,500 is available for award among the selected candidates.

  • Scholarships are available for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students who will be enrolled in the Fall of 2021 in courses leading to a degree in industrial hygiene or allied fields such as occupational/environmental health and safety.
  • Recipients must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college in NJ, or be a resident of NJ if enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college outside of NJ.
  • Previous recipients are eligible to apply.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA is 3.0.
  • Deadline for application is May 15, 2021. The recipients will be invited to attend the June 2021 NJAIHA meeting and make a short presentation to receive their award.
  • Applicants must provide the following:
    • Completed scholarship application (Download Here or Submit Electronically Below);
    • A statement on a single sheet of paper of why you should be the recipient of
      the scholarship;
    • A copy or official transcript of records with GPA; and
    • A letter of recommendation from a faculty member or course-related employer, but preferably the student’s adviser.

Applications and questions should be sent to Candice Kowalewski, Director of Member Services, at membership@njaiha.org.

Electronic Application

Eligibility
Personal Details
Education
Include anticipated Major
Include anticipated Major
Experience
Describe any industrial hygiene experience (Summer or Co-op Projects and/or Employment)
Describe your interest and experience in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and math)
Accomplishments
Extracurricular Activities
Describe any extracurricular school activities that you participate in.
Describe any community volunteer activities that you participate in.
Submission Requirements
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Submission of this form serves as your digital signature and confirmation that all information provided is accurate. If you have any additional questions, please contact membership@njaiha.org.

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