01/13/2015 08:27 AM
BATON ROUGE – LSU has been announced as a finalist in STANLEY Security’s “Together for Safer Schools” grant program. LSU could win up to $200,000 in STANLEY Security installed products
and services to help secure students and facilities within the campus environment.
In its second year, the STANLEY Security “Together for Safer Schools” grant program
provides the opportunity to enhance safety and security in the nation’s higher education
institutions by awarding winning schools a share of a substantial grant of STANLEY
Security installed products and services.
Starting Jan. 19 and running through Feb. 13, students, faculty, administrators, parents,
alumni and members of the campus community are encouraged to vote for LSU daily via
the voting website, www.stanleysaferschools.com, SMS text messaging or Twitter. The top two colleges or universities with the most
votes in each of three size categories will be selected as grant winners.
The college or university with the most votes will win one (1) Grand Prize of $200,000
in STANLEY Security products and services. One (1) runner-up will win a prize of $75,000
in STANLEY Security installed products and services. Winners will be notified in March.
Offerings provided to grant winners include consultative security services, access
to STANLEY Security’s premier Software Solutions Group and seminars for school officials
on security threat assessment and advanced Clery Act training offered by STANLEY Security
partner and campus security experts, D. Stafford & Associates. Turn-key installations
available to winners can be any STANLEY Security product or solution, including access
control solutions, video surveillance systems, fire systems, intrusion systems, mechanical
and electro-mechanical door hardware, mass notification systems and other security
technologies. In addition, every school that is nominated receives a free security
assessment from STANLEY Security to help improve campus safety and security.
For more information on the STANLEY Security “Together for Safer Schools” grant program and to vote for LSU, please visit www.stanleysaferschools.com.
Posted on Tuesday, January 13, 2015