don't forget: scholarship contest reminder

Sharps Compliance’s semiannual scholarship contest is accepting essays and applications until Friday, May 27. Three scholarships ($1,500, $1,000, $750) will be awarded to three college students majoring in a healthcare-related field.

Below is this semester’s topic:

Proactive Strategies in Long-Term Care to Prevent the Spread of Future Variants of COVID-19

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.

To apply,  send essays and applications to or Attn: Michele Guzman, Sharps Compliance, 9220 Kirby Drive, Ste. 500, Houston, TX 77054. Winners will be announced on June 17.