Scholarships

S4OM is dedicated to supporting those in the field of oncology massage. A limited number of scholarships for the 7th Oncology Massage Healing Summit are available to those who may need financial assistance.

The Scholarship Application period will soon be Open:

 

Application dates: October 25-November 20, 2022

Application Deadline: November 20, 2022

Scholarships awarded: December 16, 2022

 

S4OM is happy to announce several full and partial Summit scholarships are available to attend the 7th Oncology Massage Healing Summit. Therapists will be able to attend this year’s summit thanks to the ‘Myers Memorial Scholarship Fund’.

Click here to learn more about Cynthia D. Myers and the scholarship that was established in her name.

 

 

Each of the available scholarships includes free conference registration for those attending in-person, a $375.00 value.

Please be aware:

  • Travel, hotel accommodations, and non-conference related food are not included in the scholarship
  • The scholarship is non-transferable and can only be used for the year awarded

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to receive a scholarship applicants must be an S4OM Preferred Practitioner.

Application Process

Please complete the online Scholarship application on or before the deadline of November 20, 2022. To complete and submit your application for consideration, please click on the APPLY button below.

Selection Criteria and Process

Scholarships are awarded based on the following criteria.

  • The applicant is listed as a preferred practitioner with the Society for Oncology Massage
  • The applicant would be unable to attend the Summit without financial assistance
  • The applicant focuses on or plans to focus on providing care to those living with a cancer diagnosis, this includes caregivers
  • The applicant has provided information about how attending the Summit will make a difference to their practice and the care of their clients

The Scholarship Review Commitee is made up of the applicant’s peers, fellow preferred practitioners.

Notice of acceptance will go out by December 16, 2022.