Eligibility requirements

Applicants with the following considerations will be highly considered for this scholarship:

  • Permanent residence in the established geographic area of the Upper Midwest Local Section (Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, or western Wisconsin) who is attending/applying to, at the graduate or undergraduate level, an ABET-accredited industrial hygiene (IH) or environmental health and safety (EHS) program, NIOSH Education & Research Center (ERC) IH program, or CEPH-accredited program with emphasis in occupational health; OR
  • Attending/applying to, at the graduate or undergraduate level, a university in the Upper Midwest Local Section geographic area in an ABET-accredited IH or EHS program, NIOSH ERC industrial hygiene program, or CEPH-accredited program with an emphasis in occupational health.

If there are no qualified applicants meeting the scholarship criteria, then the scholarship may be awarded to a qualifying applicant meeting the AIHF eligibility criteria.​​

Past recipients

2018 - 2019
Hannah M. Kaup, University of Minnesota