Scholarship contest

Sharps Compliance has announced the essay topic for its scholarship contest for this fall. Each semester Sharps awards three scholarships:

  • 1st prize: $1,500
  • 2nd prize: $1,000
  • 3rd prize:  $750

To enter, students must be studying a healthcare-related field, write an essay on the topic below, and complete an application.

Essay Topic:

Numerous U.S.-based trade organizations, from the National Center for Assisted Living to the National Association for the Support of Long Term Care, and many others, provide valuable resources to guide successful operations in their industry. Long-term care facilities nationwide are beginning to rebound after the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged their populations and operations. Describe what proactive strategies industry leaders should promote or enforce to prevent the spread of any potential future variants of COVID-19 or other endemic diseases.

How to Apply:

Sharps Compliance will be accepting essays from Wednesday, April 4 to Friday, May 27, and winners will be announced on Sharps’ website on Friday, June 17. Materials may be submitted to or mailed to Attn: Michele Guzman, Sharps Compliance, 9220 Kirby Drive, Ste. 500, Houston, TX 77054.