Manufacturers Alliance for Child Passenger Safety


In 2007, through the efforts of Safe Kids Worldwide, the Manufacturers Alliance for Child Passenger Safety (MACPS) was formed. Over successive years, this organization has grown, not only in membership size but also activities, and has developed a leadership structure of its own in order to promote child passenger safety.

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2019 Conference Scholarship Grant

MACPS will provide monetary support, in the form of grants to be used for scholarships to local, state, or regional conferences. The grant award will be made to the conference, not individual CPSTs. Funding is limited to one grant award per NHTSA Region. Preference will be given to conferences with a strong CPST focus. The purpose of this grant award is to cover scholarships for technicians or instructors.

See page 2 of the online application form for the regulations and FAQs.

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The Child Passenger Safety Hall of Fame is where the leaders of their industry/organization are recognized and remembered for the indelible impressions they have left on the safety of their community and/or the nation. Looking at many different factors including: heart, leadership, dedication, compassion and impact, the Hall of Fame Committee reviews each nomination and votes on inductees. The MACPS Hall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce the inductees for the CPS Hall of Fame Class of 2018.

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