Call for Applications
Nick Winter Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Association of State Floodplain Managers
Deadline: April 1, 2015
The Association of State Floodplain Managers is currently accepting applications for the $2,500 Nick Winter Memorial Scholarship. Eligible applicants must be U.S. citizens and enrolled in an undergraduate or a graduate program related to floodplain or stormwater management. Preference will be given to applicants with a history of civic or volunteer service, as well as a financial need. For more information on requirements and qualifications, visit the ASFPM website.
Call for Entries
Ideation Prize Competion
U.S. Science and Technology Directorate
Deadline: April 2, 2015
The First Responders Group of the U.S. Science and Technology Directorate is hosting a competition seeking innovative solutions for tracking first responders inside structures in real time. Proposed solutions should be personalized, modular, low cost, and preform well in a variety of indoor environments. The winning design will receive $20,000, with a second place prize of $5,000. For more information on requirements and eligibility, see the notice in the Federal Register.
Call for Papers
World Congress of Clinical Safety
International Association of Risk Management in Medicine
Deadline: May 15, 2015
The International Association of Risk Management in Medicine is accepting abstracts for presentation at their Fourth Annual World Congress of Clinical Safety. Abstract submissions should be focused on safety related to risk and crisis management. For more information on possible abstract topics and guidelines, visit the call for abstracts on the conference website.