Available to licensed funeral directors, Career Awards underwrite registration fees for a single NFDA Cremation Certification, Arranger Training or Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) session of your choosing.
Up to 60 names are selected each year.
Names drawn in April, June and October.
Online submissions only.
Submissions accepted on a rolling basis.
Submissions are valid for three selection cycles.
If eligible, those names not selected will automatically be entered into to the next cycle.
Only one submission per person, per three selection cycles, i.e. one entry per year.
Recipients may receive only one Career Award.
Awards are redeemed directly through NFDA. Program dates vary and are based on availability.
Awards are valid for one year from date of issue.
Awards are not retroactive or transferrable.
Awards are not redeemable for other NFDA/Foundation programs, scholarships, awards or initiatives.
Awards must be redeemed (and program must be attended) before the recipient is eligible to submit for/attend Meet the Mentors or apply for a Professional Women’s Conference Scholarship.
In addition, those who are selected to receive a Career Award are ineligible to attend Meet the Mentors or receive a Professional Women’s Conference Scholarship within the current calendar year and within one year from date of award issue.