|Purpose: The SDMS Foundation Sonographer Advanced Degree Scholarship Program provides a $2,500 scholarship to a deserving sonographer who has a minimum of two (2) years full-time sonography experience and has been accepted or is currently enrolled in an advanced sonography-related* degree program (bachelor's, master's, or doctoral) in an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Scholarships can be used for tuition, books, or educational fees.|
* including, but not limited to, degrees in management, health, education, etc
Application deadlines: There is one application deadline each year for this scholarship. One $2,500 scholarship is awarded (for educational expenses to be incurred in the 12 months following this scholarship deadline):
1) June 30
Instructions: To be considered for the SDMS Foundation Sonographer Advanced Degree Scholarship, please fill in the requested information as completely and accurately as possible. Be sure to upload the required attachments. It is your responsibility to ensure the application is completed fully — failure to follow instructions (including Essay Question Requirements), failure to fully complete the application, or failure to attach all required documents will disqualify your application.
Proof of current enrollment from the educational program is required. Acceptable documents include:
- A formal letter of program acceptance or continued enrollment on college/school letterhead (copied/pasted emails are not valid) signed and dated by an authorized representative within the past three months
- PDF of an official transcript from the institution showing enrollment in the next academic term in an acceptable program from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
- Scanned SDMS student membership application verification form showing program name, expected graduation date, and program director signature within the past three months
Notification: Notification regarding whether you have been awarded the scholarship will occur approximately 60 days after the application deadline. All applicants will be notified via email once the scholarship has been awarded.
Eligibility: You must be a current SDMS member in good standing at: 1) the time of application, 2) award notification, and 3) scholarship payment.
Disclaimer: All grant/scholarship applications are accepted subject to applicant qualification and availability of funds.
Questions? Contact the SDMS Foundation at +1-214-473-8057 or firstname.lastname@example.org.