Scholarship Opportunity

American Society for Industrial Security, Puget Sound Chapter, seeks scholarship
applications from students of merit who are interested in the security profession and who
have demonstrated a potential to make a contribution to the field of security.

Selection Criteria for Students Applicants: you must be either a full-time or part-time
student and have completed one year of study at a recognized college, university, or
community college. A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) will be
required for graduate students.  3.0 is the preferred minimum for undergraduate

Candidates must submit the following:

  • A completed application form and an official grade transcript.
  • An institutional validation of program enrollment (or acceptance in the case of transfer students) in a fully accredited college, university, or community college.
  • A recommendation from a faculty member.

Annual awards are from $500 to $1,500 dollars. Applications must be received by July 31st each year.  Scholarship awards are made at the discretion of Puget Sound Chapter, American Society for Industrial Security.  Recipients will be notified and awards distributed in the fall of each year.

Please mail submissions to:

ASIS Puget Sound Chapter
c/o Scholarship Chair
PO Box 21823
Seattle, WA 98111


You can obtain the application by contacting  The form is also available below to print or to save as a PDF.


Scholarship Form

Scholarship Application

Eligibility:  Open to ASIS members and other students of merit who are interested in the security profession and who have demonstrated a potential to make a contribution to the field of business security.

A minimum grade point of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) is required for graduate students. Undergraduate grade point requirement set by local ASIS chapter.  Applicants may be part-time or full-time students at an accredited college, university, or community college.  Scholarships will be awarded on a calendar year basis, January 1 through December 31.
Student Requirements:

  • Complete and submit application to chapter.
  • Submit transcript to chapter.
  • Submit faculty member letter of recommendation to chapter.

Address of Puget Sound Scholarship Review Committee:

FOR CHAPTER USE ONLYDate Received______ Student Notification______ Faculty Letter Received______

Transcript Received__________________ Check sent to ASIS Foundation______

Matching Scholarship?____ (Only one chapter scholarship per calendar year will be matched)

Student Information:

(Please print clearly)


SSN#____________________________Home Telephone (____) ___________________

eMail Address:_______________________________________________

Home Address___________________________________________________________



School Address__________________________________________________________



School Telephone (____)__________________________________________________

Major _________________________________________________________________

Courses taken relevant to security (if any):__________________________________



Name and phone number of faculty member sending recommendation: ___________


Cumulative grade point average __________________________________________

(must also submit an official copy of your transcript)

Current and/or previous security or related work experience:_____________________


Future career plans: ______________________________________________________



Future academic plans (advanced degrees, courses, etc.):_______________________



Academic and/or professional memberships: __________________________________



Briefly explain your interest in the security profession:__________________________




______________________________ ________________

Applicant’s Signature Date



_____1 Ensure student requirements have been met.

_____2 Select one matching scholarship winner.

_____3 Ensure all award checks are processed through ASIS Foundation, Inc. Headquarters for IRS compliance purposes.

_____4 Send copy of application for all award recipients to ASIS Foundation, Inc. Headquarters.

_____5 Send Regional Vice President a copy of the application for matching scholarship winner.

_____6 Acknowledge receipt of candidate’s application.

Chapter Statement:

Is this your one chapter matching scholarship selection? Yes______ No______

Is the matching scholarship winner an ASIS chapter member? Yes______  No______

In order for you candidate to receive the one matching scholarship and/or be eligible for the Regional Vice President award, the following statement is required:

“I attest to the fact that ______________________________ (name) has met the minimum selection requirements as stated in the ASIS Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Policy for the awarding of the ____________(year) matching scholarship from Chapter____________________________(name and number).


Signature of Chapter Chairman Date