Scholarship Winners Archive - National Safety Council

Meet the 2019 NSC Scholarship Winners

Congress & Expo Scholarship Winners

First awarded in 2017, this program provides student members full funding to attend the NSC Congress & Expo, the world's premier safety conference. In 2019, 10 individuals were selected for this honor. More about the 2021 scholarship opportunity coming soon.

The 2019 winners are:

2019 NSC Scholarship winners on stage at NSC Congress & Expo
  • Ciara Bazinski: Oakland University
  • Orji Chidiebere: University of Central Missouri
  • Patrick Delvernois: Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Alexander Hall: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Madison Layton: University of Findlay
  • Vishal Dipak Nathu: University of Cincinnati
  • Michael Victor Owen: West Virginia University
  • Ryan Papiernik: Oakland University
  • Maryam Sheikh: New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Victoria Ann Simpson: The University of Toledo

Women in Safety Scholarship

Awarded for the first time in 2018, the Women in Safety Scholarship provides a renewable scholarship for women studying safety in the workplace. In addition to a tuition award, funding also is provided to attend the NSC Congress & Expo.

NSC congratulates Emily Rae Seiler, a student at Millersville University, the 2019 Women in Safety scholarship winner.

Any woman enrolled in a post-secondary program is eligible.

Billy D. Young Memorial Scholarship

The NSC Construction & Utilities Division provides a scholarship each year in honor of Billy D. Young, a founder of the division. 

NSC and the Construction & Utilities Division congratulates Lurri Schoenrock of Columbia Southern University and Julia Waszyn of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, the 2019 Billy D Young Scholarship Winners.

Undergraduates, community college or technical college students and individuals pursuing apprenticeship programs are eligible, provided they are interested in pursuing a career in utilities. In addition to a tuition award, funding also is provided to attend NSC Congress & Expo.