The job of a construction worker remains one of the toughest around, staying safe on the job requires the right training and the right equipment. Here’s your chance to get hours of valuable training and visit exhibitors demonstrating the latest in technology and equipment to keep you safe on the job! Join us May 4, 2016 at the Washington State Fair & Events Center in Puyallup for the 9th Annual Construction Safety Day. Online registration for this event will be opening early January, 2016. Some class sizes are limited so be sure to register early!
The Governor’s Industrial Safety and Health Advisory Board, Construction Safety Planning Committee, is once again offering a $1,250 scholarship available to assist eligible students in the pursuit of a career as a safety professional. If you or someone you may know is interested please be sure to complete the Construction Safety Scholarship Application and return not later than March 16, 2016!
As part of the Washington State Association for Justice’s commitment to foster an awareness and understanding of the important role that the civil justice system plays in our society, the Washington State Association for Justice sponsors scholarship programs for high school seniors in Washington state. The application deadline for 2014 is March 14th for the following scholarships:
Applicants will be asked to produce a Public Service Announcement (PSA). In 2014, two PSA’s will be selected as scholarship recipients. Each year a new video topic will be chosen, based on WSAJ’s mission statement ideals and dealing with advocacy in the American justice system, and related issues. The 2014 topic is the dangers of texting and driving.
2014 WSAJ Presidents’ Scholarship First awarded in 1991, the WSAJ President’s Scholarship was established to support and encourage the efforts of high school students who have overcome obstacles to achieve academically and socially. Past recipients have included cancer survivors, auto accident victims and teenagers with physical challenges. Competition for the scholarship has increased each year.