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Awards of Excellence Scholarship Program
Sponsor: International Order of the Golden Rule
Education Department
9101 Burnet Road
Suite 120
Austin, TX 78758
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a mortuary science school and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The award is based on community service, honors, grades and potential contributions to the funeral service profession.

Amount: $2,000-$3,500
Deadline: February 29
How to apply: Applications are available online or by email.
Website: http://www.ogr.org

Brenda Renee Horn Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Funeral Service Foundation
13625 Bishop's Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005-6607
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or plan to be enrolled in an accredited mortuary science program at the time of the scholarship deadline. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: December 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, academic transcript and video submissions are required.
Website: http://www.funeralservicefoundation.org

BurialInsurancePlan.org Mortuary Science Scholarship
Sponsor: Burial Insurance Plan
503 Ballarat Avenue N.
P.O. Box 358
North Bend, WA 98045
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 17 years of age and be accepted into a mortuary or actuarial sciences program, not yet started or currently enrolled at the undergraduate or graduate level, at an accredited institution of learning. Students will need to submit an ID for proof of age, an application, proof of enrollment or acceptance letter and an essay of 500-1,000 words explaining why they are choosing the mortuary services field and what they hope to accomplish in their career.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 10
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application, birth date verification, proof of enrollment or acceptance and an essay are required.
Website: http://burialinsuranceplan.org/

Dennis Schoepp Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Funeral Service Foundation
13625 Bishop's Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005-6607
Eligibility: Applicants must be a student of funeral service from Montana and be enrolled full- or part-time in an American Board of Funeral Service Education accredited program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, academic transcript and video submissions are required.
Website: http://www.funeralservicefoundation.org

Memorial Classic Golf Tournament Scholarship
Sponsor: Funeral Service Foundation
13625 Bishop's Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005-6607
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full- or part-time in an American Board of Funeral Service Education accredited program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, academic transcript and video submissions are required.
Website: http://www.funeralservicefoundation.org

National Scholarship Program
Sponsor: American Board of Funeral Service Education
Scholarship Committee
3414 Ashland Avenue, Suite G
St. Joseph, MO 64506
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students who have completed at least one semester or quarter of study in funeral service or mortuary science education at an accredited school and have at least one term remaining in their study. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Amount: $500-$2,500
Deadline: March 1 or September 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.abfse.org

Shipley Rose Buckner Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Funeral Service Foundation
13625 Bishop's Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005-6607
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as a funeral service student full- or part-time in an American Board of Funeral Service Education accredited program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, academic transcript and video submissions are required.
Website: http://www.funeralservicefoundation.org

Tennessee Funeral Directors Association Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Tennessee Funeral Directors Association
Scholarship Committee
1616 Church Street
Suite A
Nashville, TN 37203
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and legal residents of Tennessee. They must be enrolled full time in a funeral service or mortuary science program at a school that has been accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE). They must have completed one term of their program and must have at least one term remaining in their program. They must have plans to practice in Tennessee after graduating. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, copies of federal income tax forms, one recommendation letter and a personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.tnfda.org

Wallace S. and Wilma K. Laughlin Foundation Trust Scholarships
Sponsor: Nebraska Funeral Directors Association
Wallace S. & Wilma K. Laughlin Foundation Trust
521 First Street
P.O. Box 10
Milford, NE 68405
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Nebraska and must be graduating seniors at a Nebraska high school or they must be graduates of a Nebraska high school. They must be entering or current students of mortuary science, reside in Nebraska for at least three years after completing their mortuary science degree programs and intend to practice mortuary science. Selection is based on applicant interview.

Amount: At least $1,000
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, recommendation letter and proof that all pre-mortuary science state requirements have been met are required.
Website: http://www.nefda.org