2011 HSMG Conference Scholarships Available!

2011 Annual Conference, For Members0 Comments

Yes, that’s right!  You may be able to attend for FREE! Stratus Insurance, the HSMG insurance provider, is generously offering two scholarships to the HSMG 2011 Annual Conference in sunny Miami, FL!

The scholarships will cover your Conference registration, 4 nights hotel stay at the Hilton Miami Downtown and $500 in cash for travel and other expenses. WOW!

Scholarships are based on need and contributions to the soapmaking community. To apply, applicants must fill out a questionnaire which includes an essay of between 500 and 1000 words explaining why they are in need of this assistance, contributions they have made to the soapmaking community and how it would benefit their business.

Can’t win if you don’t try!  If you feel this may apply to your situation, just apply before the deadline for submitting the application is February 15, 2011.

Download an application form here from the Members area of the HSMG Website:

Administration of the Scholarships goes like this:

The Scholarship Committee will receive all applications and review them for completeness. Once all applications have been received, they will be forwarded to the Selection Panel, who will make the final decision. The selection panel consists of: Leigh O’Donnell, HSMG President; Daryl Stafford, Stratus Insurance; and Sr. Cathleen Timberlake, HSMG Vice President.

Good luck and hope to see you at this fantastic Conference!

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