Security Now Accepting Applications
for 2015 LPF Scholarships
Company continues commitment to
loss prevention education
PITTSBURGH, February 2, 2015 - Vector Security, Inc., the provider
intelligent security solutions tailored to the needs of customers, is
applications for its 2015 Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) scholarship
from now through March 31, 2015. Applications can be
downloaded via the Vector
Security website at
The scholarships provide financial support to loss prevention professionals
those who have an interest in loss prevention - seeking to obtain LPQ and
certifications. Vector Security began awarding the scholarships in 2009 in
support of career development and continuing education for professionals in
important and rapidly-growing industry.
The scholarships cover all course and examination fees for retail loss
prevention professionals who wish to obtain LPF's Loss Prevention
or Loss Prevention Certified (LPC) certifications.
In 2012, the program was expanded into Canada and will continue this year as
well. A total of 10 LPQ and 10 LPC scholarships will be awarded to U.S.-
professionals, while another five LPC scholarships will be awarded to
"We are pleased to collaborate with the Loss Prevention Foundation once
support loss prevention education and certification," said Michael T.
Executive Vice President, Vector Security. "We value the contributions
prevention professionals make to this industry and our commitment to this
profession remains strong."
He added, "Over the years, LPQ and LPC certifications have become
popular and well respected. Through our scholarship program, we're
assist worthy individuals who otherwise may be hindered by the costs
with obtaining this certification."
Anyone currently in the loss prevention industry, or has an interest in the
industry, may apply for an LPQ scholarship. Those applying for the LPC
scholarship must meet certain eligibility requirements. Detailed information
be found at
Vector Security has awarded 134 scholarships totaling almost $123,500 since
program began in 2009.
For more than 40 years, Vector Security, Inc. (www.vectorsecurity.com) has
a premier provider of intelligent security solutions tailored to the needs
the customer. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, the company offers a full suite
electronic security services for residential, business and national account
customers across North America and the Caribbean through a network of
and authorized dealers. Through its subsidiary, Industry Retail Group (IRG),
company also offers customized managed broadband services that lay the
foundation for unsurpassed business intelligence. Vector Security is a
company of the Philadelphia Contributionship, a mutual insurance company
in 1752, and currently provides costeffective, technology-based security
solutions to nearly 300,000 homes and businesses.