By Molly Burgess2019-01-23T12:02:00+00:00
The Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA) Foundation is continuing its scholarship programme. The programme first began in 2011 and has awarded 70 scholarships since it began.
This year, 14 scholarships of $2,000 are available. Students who have received a scholarship in the past may reapply.
The goal of the GAWDA Foundation is to promote education within the gases and welding industry. Scholarships are available to children and employees of current GAWDA member companies.
The programme is funded through GAWDA-member contributions, and the association’s match of those contributions not to exceed $25,0000.
Deadline for applications is Friday 15thMarch (2019).
GAWDA Professional Compliance seminar
In addition, GAWDA is hosting its spring professional compliance seminar between 19th-21st March (2019). The seminar will be held at Chart Industries, Ball Ground, GA (near Atlanta).
The seminar will help attendees prepare for DOT (department of transport) and FDA (food and drug administration) medical gas and food and beverage gas audits and include strategies for audit survival.
The seminar will include Chart’s presentations on operating and maintaining cryogenic containers.
Registration for the seminar is open now.
Attendees have now arrived at the Seven Springs Mountain Resort for the Gases and Welding Distributor Association’s (GAWDA) 2018 Regional Meeting, for three days of business education and networking in the western Pennsylvania mountains.
Over 235 attendees, including 25 uniquie distributor organisations, assembled in the Grand Ballroom of the Seven Springs Mountain Resort – a destination renowned for its sporting clays, mountaintop golf course and stunning beauty – for three days of business education and networking.
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