Training Grant Program

SPE Evangeline Section Membership Training Grant Program Instructions


The Society of Petroleum Engineers Evangeline Section will offer training grants to its members for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. The grants will be for half the cost of qualifying training up to a maximum of $500 annually per member.  Funding for grants for 2020-2021 will be a maximum of $5000.  The eligibility requirements to receive a grant are that the applicant must:

 

1.   Be an existing SPE Evangeline Section member in good standing.

2.  A) Need certification/training to maintain or to update skills for his/her current employment or

B) Be a member-in-transition and seeking certification or training required to apply for new employment.    

3. Have completed and submitted an application by selecting link below with the required supporting documents to

Training Grant Committee Chairman

SPE Evangeline Section

P.O. Box 52356

Lafayette, LA 70505-2356

4.  Have received notification that the grant application has been approved for funding by the SPE Evangeline Section Training Grant Committee.

5.  Have completed the proposed certification/training and have submitted both a copy of the training certificate or credential earned as evidence of successful completion and a copy of the receipt showing payment for the training to:

Training Grant Committee Chairman

SPE Evangeline Section

P.O. Box 52356

Lafayette, LA 70505-2356

 

To apply for a training grant, complete the form at this link:

Instructions for Training Grant  SPE Evangeline Section Training Grant Application

Submit the completed application along with the required supporting documents to the address above.


If you have any questions regarding the training grant program or the application form, please contact any
member of the training grant committee:  John Rogers Smith  smithjohnrogers@gmail.com, Karen Lestelle  kdlestelle@gmail.com, Cecil O’Halloran cecil@crescentsafetyservices.com or Julia Battle jugie@centurytel.net.