American Board of Funeral Service Education

 

Scholarships
 

National Scholarship Program    Post-Graduate Scholarship Program

Post-Graduate Scholarship Program
The Scholarship Program of the American Board of Funeral Service Education also provides financial awards to active faculty of funeral service or mortuary science programs to assist them in furthering their professional education.

Scholarship amounts vary and are paid directly to the recipient.  Awards are made by the Scholarship Committee of the American Board of Funeral Service Education.  The Committee meets twice each year, in April and October.

Eligibility:
To be considered for an award, an applicant must:

    1.  Be actively employed as a faculty member of a program in funeral service or mortuary science education accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education and seeking credentialing to maintain employment.

    2.  Provide a letter of application along with a resume.

    3.  Provide a letter of recommendation from their department head indicating that insofar as it can be currently known that the applicant will continue to be employed at the institution following the award of the advanced degree. 

    4.  Provide a letter of application indicating how graduate studies will contribute to funeral service education and/or the ABFSE program.

    5.  One semester completed of graduate study and an official transcript as evidence from Graduate program.

Materials must be submitted prior to the March 1 or September 1 deadlines, addressed to the chair of the Scholarship Committee of the American Board of Funeral Service Education:

    Scholarship Committee
    American Board of Funeral Service Education
    992 Mantua Pike, Suite 108
    Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097

NOTE:  Late or incomplete applications will not be considered by the committee.

If you have any questions regarding your application, please email us at scholarships@abfse.org .
 

 

[Home]  [About Us]  [Accreditation]  [Meetings]  [Scholarships]  [For Students]  [For Educators]  [Resources]  [Contact ABFSE]

Copyright© 1998 American Board of Funeral Service Education
Developed and hosted by
ProAccess Internet Services, LLC
Questions or comments to webmaster@proaccess.net