2017 Gary Wagar Scholarship Program – Applications open

The University of Alberta (U of A) and the Alberta Construction Safety Association (ACSA) have established a scholarship program in honour of former ACSA Executive Director Gary Wagar. The goal of this partnership is to encourage and support students who wish to further their careers in the health and safety profession.

These two $1000 scholarships will be presented to individuals who have attained the National Construction Safety Officer (NCSO) or Health & Safety Administrator (HSA) designation through the ACSA, and will allow the recipients to continue their professional development in the Occupational Health & Safety Certificate program at the U of A. The winners will also receive a complimentary registration to the NCSO Professional Development Conference, being held in Edmonton on March 9 &10, 2017.

Applications are now open. All eligibility criteria and conditions for each Scholarship can be found in the application forms. To download the forms, visit this webpage.

Applications close on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 4:00pm.