Scholarship Spotlight: Sharps Compliance, Inc. Scholarship Essay Contest
Apply for the Sharps Compliance, Inc. Scholarship Essay Contest
April 08, 2011
The Sharps Compliance, Inc. Scholarship Essay Contest is open to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in a health-related field. Applicants are asked to write an essay of 1,200 – 1,500 words on the subject of accidental needle-stick injuries that occur outside of a health care setting.
Essays must examine a real-life scenario in which someone was stuck with a needle outside of a health care setting and also suggest future practices to prevent further needle-stick injuries.
First prize is a $1,500 scholarship. The second place winner will be awarded $1,000 and the third will receive $750.