Grants & Scholarships

Investing in Our Future Through Education

We believe that advancement in the safety field requires a strategic and consistent investment in resources and a commitment to safety education through established academic programs.

The BCSP Foundation has designated funds for the purpose of supporting students, academic institutions, researchers, and innovators. Potential grantees are invited to explore the funding options provided below, including the criteria for each of the funds, and upon determination of applicability, engage in the grant application process. We look forward to working with all potential grantees to provide detailed information supporting their efforts. While the grants listed below are the primary funding opportunities, additional grantmaking can be considered at the direction of the Board of Directors.

Upon review of the funding opportunities and specific grants available, potential applicants are welcome to utilize our contact form for additional information and resource support.


  • Dotson Safety Leadership Award


    Celebrating the contributions of emerging leaders of the safety profession under the age of 40, who demonstrate the capacity to advance the EHS profession through the application of knowledge, demonstrated field experience, and commitment to safety excellence.

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  • QAP Student Scholarships


    The BCSP Foundation offers 40 scholarships to students attending any of BCSP’s Qualified Academic Programs (QAP). The $5,000 scholarship is available to juniors, seniors, or master’s students. Each student’s qualifications are reviewed by a committee and Foundation leadership. At this time, the BCSP Foundation is only accepting applications from US-based QAPs.

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