REGISTER - Click on the Register/Log In tab to create your account. Please be sure to remember your username and password as you will be permitted to save your progress and return to your application.
**REGISTRATION IS OPEN TO STUDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN AN ACCREDITED MORTUARY PROGRAM AND WHO WILL BE ENROLLED AT THE TIME OF THE SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE. IF CHOSEN AS A FINALIST, STUDENT MUST ALSO BE ENROLLED AT THE TIME OF THE EVENT IN APRIL**
APPLY - Once you have successfully registered, complete the SCI Scholarship Application.
WRITE - Write a 200-250 word personal statement describing (pick one of the following)
TRANSCRIPT - Secure a copy and upload your most recent official transcript with your cumulative grade point average. If you are a newly enrolled student and have not received a transcript with your grades, please attach the last official transcript from your previous school. It is also recommended that you request a copy of your official transcript at least 3 weeks prior to the application deadline.
Once your transcript is available, email it to Campus.Relations@sci-us.com by December 31, 2016 to have it added to your application.
Video - Videotape responses to the two ‘Required’ questions and one additional question of your choice from the list below (three responses total). Your entire video, answering all 3 questions should be 3 – 5 minutes in length. Once you have successfully completed your video, upload it to www.youtube.com. Uploading instructions can be found here, http://bit.ly/f4p6Fm.
Required Question #1: Share with us what your thoughts are regarding your ability to help others. What do you plan to do that will set you apart from others in the profession?
Required Question #2: What life experiences have you encountered that will prepare you for your future in funeral service?
Required Question #3: What is the one personal characteristic that you find most important for a Funeral Service professional to possess and why?
Tips for filming your video:
CHECK - Before clicking SUBMIT, ensure you have successfully completed your application and uploaded your personal statement, official transcript, resume (if applicable), and the URL to your uploaded video.
If you have any questions or experience technical difficulties completing the application, please contact Jennifer Lane via email, Jennifer.Lane@sci-us.com or