Grants and Scholarships offered by Risk Management Services

Safety Enhancement Grant

The Safety Enhancement Grant Program provides financial incentives to members of the MMA Workers Compensation Fund to purchase safety equipment or services that assist in reducing the frequency and severity of workplace injuries. The program will match your investment on a 2:1 ratio basis. Interested members must submit an application form with the description and intended purpose of the safety equipment or service.  The deadlines for the Safety Enhancement Grants are April 30 and September 30 of each year.  Below are samples of approved equipment:

  • Emergency Eye Wash Stations
  • Ergonomic Equipment
  • Lockout / Tag-out Equipment
  • Confined Space Safety Equipment
  • Trench Protective Systems
  • Flammable Liquid Safety Cabinets
  • Dump Loks
  • Turnout Gear
  • Gas Detectors
  • SCBA Equipment
  • Chainsaw Safety Personal Protective Equipment
  • Hydraulic Tailgate Lifts or Other Lifting Devices
  • Road Hazard Cones & Safety Vests

Safety Enhancement Grant Application (pdf) | (doc)

Scholarship Grant

The Scholarship Program provides assistance to members of the Workers Compensation Fund to enhance their safety or risk management skills. Scholarships will be awarded for participation in safety workshops, risk management seminars or other related training programs in public entity risk management and/or safety.  The deadline for the Scholarship Grant is 25 days prior to the event. Below are some samples of approved trainings:

  • Confined Space Rescue Training
  • Safety & Health Conference
  • EVOC Training for Fire & Ambulance
  • Violence in the Workplace Seminar
  • OSHA Building Certification
  • Harbor Masters Training

Scholarship Grant Application (pdf) | (doc)

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