Applications for 2022 are now open! The deadline for applications is July 31st.
This award will support a worthy student pursuing a career in Occupational Health and Safety through post-secondary studies. The ideal candidate will show a commitment to making workplaces physically and psychologically healthy and safe for workers and the communities where they operate.
The winner of the Carol Ross Scholarship will receive:
Complete the online application on the AASP website before July 31, 2022.
You will need to provide:
The annual scholarship of $3,000CDN is awarded to a student pursuing a career in Occupational Health and Safety that meet the following application requirements:
This annual scholarship is awarded to a worthy recipient in honour of Carol Ross. Carol has dedicated over two decades of her life to the health and safety industry in Alberta. During this time, under her leadership, and with a focus on service to the industry, the AASP has flourished to become one of the largest certifying partners in Alberta.
In 2014, Carol was acknowledged for her contribution to the industry by the Albertan government, industry and by her peers when she received the Work Safe Alberta Individual Lifetime Achievement Award. For Carol, health and safety is not a career, it is a calling, and she remains passionate and committed to helping ensure that every Albertan worker goes home to their loved ones healthy and safe at the end of each workday.
2021 winner of the Carol Ross Scholarship – Kristi Engleson
Photo from left to right: Ray Gaetz (AASP CEO), Kristi Engleson (Scholarship Winner), Carol Ross (AASP Founder), Ben Snyman (Founder of SafetyVantage & AuditSoft)
2020 winner of the Carol Ross Scholarship – Sonia Taylor
Photo from left to right: Ray Gaetz (AASP CEO), Sonia Taylor (Scholarship Winner), Carol Ross (AASP Founder), Ben Snyman (Founder of SafetyVantage & AuditSoft)