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CNA Foundation Donates $10K To Support American Society of Safety Engineers’ Foundation Scholarships

Posted in on Mon, Mar 21, 2011

The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Foundation is pleased to announce that the CNA Foundation recently donated $10,000 to support Foundation scholarships.

CNA funds two $4650 awards annually.  Undergraduate and graduate students attending Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA, Keene State College in Keene, NH, and Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX, have priority for these awards.  Students applying for the CNA scholarships must be enrolled full-time in an occupational safety and health or related program.  Please visit foundation/scholarships for more information.

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, CNA is the seventh largest U.S. commercial insurer and the 13th largest U.S. property and casualty insurer.  CNA provides insurance protection to more than one million businesses and professionals in the U.S. and internationally and has offices throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe.

The American Society of Safety Engineers’ Foundation, established by and in partnership with the American Society of Safety Engineers, generates funding and provides resources for scholarship, applied research, academic accreditation and related academic initiatives in order to advance the safety, health and environmental profession.  For more information on the Foundation and its programs, please visit

Founded in 1911 and celebrating its centennial, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the oldest professional safety society and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment.  Its more than 33,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor, healthcare and education.  For more information, please go to and to view the new ASSE – A Century of Safety film go to

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