For the Annual Report:programs using remote learning to cope with the pandemic conditions are not to report as Distance Education programs. Only those programs approved by COA to offer 50% or more of the
accredited program via distance should report Distance Ed graduates.
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, pending available funds.
Scholarship amounts vary and are paid directly to the recipient. Award recipients are determined by the Scholarship Committee of the American
Board of Funeral Service Education. Application deadline is September 1st.