Over the past 30 years, the American Industrial Hygiene Foundation (AIHF) has awarded more than 680 scholarships totally nearly $2 million to students dedicated to studying industrial hygiene and/or occupational and environmental health safety. Building upon this success, the AIHF Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that scholarship applications for 2019 are now being accepted.  

All full or part time students who will be enrolled in one of the following programs at the start of the Fall 2019 semester are eligible to apply: 
  • A graduate or undergraduate degree program that is fully ABET-accredited under the Industrial Hygiene Program Criteria or under the Environmental, Health, and Safety Program Criteria.
  • A graduate degree program fully accredited by CEPH  as a program with a concentration in Environmental Health.
  • An Industrial Hygiene or similarly named program offered at a NIOSH-ERC University.
  • An industrial hygiene or similarly named program at one of the following Canadian institutions: McGill University, University of British Columbia, Universite de Montreal, Universite du Quebec a Trois- Rivieres (UQTR), or University of Toronto.
  • The M.S. in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene at New York University. Note: Only NYU students are eligible for the Dr. Morton Lippmann Scholarship.
Students who are not enrolled in any of the listed programs above are still eligible to apply.  In order to qualify, a school administrator must complete a separate application justifying why their program/students should be considered for an AIHF scholarship. The deadline to submit a school application form is January 28, 2019. Please refer to the AIHF website to learn more details.