Scholarships

 

Aren't all of you'll interested in scholarships. Wouldn't it be nice if we could all be eligible to excel in our careers without those high training program fees. SCNext saw the need and here we are to save the day.....

Introducing the SCNext Scholarship Program in association with the Ptak Prize Foundation

SCNext along with the Ptak Prize foundation in early 2015 have announced a 2.5 million USD grant to go towards training, education and upliftment of young supply chain professionals globally.  This scholarship can be used towards various training and certification programs offered through SCNext. The scholarship amounts will range from 50 USD to as much as 2000 USD depending on the merits of your application and the country you hail from

http://scnext.org/news/170-ptak-prize-foundation-announces-a-2-5-million-scholarship-to-support-young-professionals-supply-chain-education-globally

Scholarship tracks

1) Track 1- Ptak Prize Case Competition-  Details of this competition can be found here. If you have participated/won in this global case competiton at any one of the regional/global rounds, you are eligible to take our programs at huge discounts or even FREE as global winners!! If you fall in this category, you are eligible to apply for the scholarship by skipping Item 2.1 of the application packet (White Paper on Supply Chain). Please follow the instructions in the application packet.

2) Track 2- SCNext supported event-  SCNext supports various university and young professional events globally including quizzes, case competitions, simulation challenges among many others. As winners of these competitions, you are offered SCNext training programs at large scholarships. If you fall in this category, you are eligible to apply for the scholarship by skipping Item 2.1 of the application packet (White Paper on Supply Chain). Please follow the instructions in the application packet.

3) Track 3- Apply for scholarship Year Round- The Ptak Prize happens once a year and we might not have had a competition in your area. Don't worry, SCNext accepts year round applications for scholarships. Programs scheduled every month around your convenience. Download the application packet and complete all steps. You will be on your way to winning a generous SCNext scholarship

How It Works

Step 1: See if you meet the eligibility criteria for scholarships below

Step 2: Determine Track you want to apply in. SCNext offers 3 tracks for scholarships. If you apply using Track 1 or 2, your participation/winning information will be verified by our team before we consider you for this Track

Step 3: Select Program you want to apply for from the list of certifications and training courses shown. During selection, ensure you meet the eligibility criteria of that program especially if its an advanced level course. Download our brochures for thorough explanation of each of the programs

Step 4: Download the scholarship application packet

Step 5: Gather documents, complete application and turn in

Step 6: Receive Scholarship with instructions on how to register and attend our courses

Eligibility Criteria

In order to partake in the scholarship program an applicant must

  • Be an SCNext student or Young professional member
  • Be under 30 years of age
  • Read program specific eligibility and ensure you qualify (eg. CSCM requires 3+ years of professional Supply Chain experience) 
Training programs and Certifications

SCNext offers a variety of programs from various providers brought under one roof for the needs of the young supply chain professional. Please look at our entire list of offerings under the certifications tab on the Main Menu for details of each program. Here we offer a quick recap with brochures and application forms

Entry Level Programs

These programs are designed for the people who want to experience supply chain fresh, who want to be equipped with the practical tools to enter the industry or for people who have been in the industry for a while and have been assigned to take up supply chain management roles. Note: While academic courses do count, we still consider students of supply chain to be only eligible for the entry level programs and the specialized courses

Certified Supply Chain Analyst (CSCA) by ISCEA

Program Eligibility

No prior background in supply chain is needed. This program works from the ground up. All you need is a passion to explore the field of supply chain management, operations and logistics

Program Brochure (includes all details on study materials, modules and uses)

Delivery Method

This course is offered in classroom with an ISCEA certified instructor OR online using self study actual classroom based videos (15 hours) with full study material access (popular option due to flexibility). Exams are always 100% online.

Program Cost

The retail cost of this program as per ISCEA website is USD 1,100. Scholarships in the range of 25%, 50% and upto 75% are applicable to this course.

Application Packet (with Scholarship Form)

Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (CLSSYB) by ISCEA

Program Eligibility

This is an entry level course to the wonderful world of lean and six sigma. There are several steps to master this field and the yellow belt is the first step. Applicable to all candidates who want to be equipped with tools and techniques to start their six sigma and lean career journeys.

Program Brochure (includes all details on study materials, modules and uses)

Delivery Method

This course is offered in classroom with an ISCEA certified instructor OR online using self study actual classroom based videos (4+ hours of quality videos) with acces to all study materials (popular option due to flexibility). Exams are always 100% online.

Program Cost

The retail cost of this program as per ISCEA website is USD 499. Scholarships in the range of 20% - 50% are applicable to this course.

Application Packet (with Scholarship Form)

Certified RFID Supply Chain Professional (RFIDSCP) by ISCEA

Program Eligibility

This is an entry level course in the fields of RFID (Radio Frequency identification) as applicable to supply chain planning. This course does not require any pre-requisites and candidates will be explained how RFID works in the supply chain world for planning and budgeting purposes to help design robust supply chains

Program Brochure (includes all details on study materials, modules and uses)

Delivery Method

This course is offered in classroom with an ISCEA certified instructor OR online using self study actual classroom based videos (4+ hours of quality videos) with acces to all study materials (popular option due to flexibility). Exams are always 100% online.

Program Cost

The retail cost of this program as per ISCEA website is USD 499. Scholarships in the range of 20% - 50% are applicable to this course.

Application Packet (with Scholarship Form)

Advanced Level Programs

These programs are designed for the people who have experience in supply chain. Experience should be in the form of professional working experience on supply chain projects in the industry. These programs require the fundamentals to be strong (such as those programs covered in the entry level courses) and then after some work experience, candidates can take up these advanced level more rigorous programs to move up in their careers

Certified Supply Chain Manager (CSCM) by ISCEA

Program Eligibility

Requires 3+ years of active supply chain industry experience. Prior knowledge on key areas of supply chain management including manufacturing, transportation and distribution, inventory planning and other general areas covered in the CSCA program for example are required

Program Brochure (includes all details on study materials, modules and uses)

Delivery Method

This course is offered in classroom with an ISCEA certified instructor OR a self study based version where we send you an 800+ page book with all exercises and also setup review sessions with a certified instructor to answer your queries (popular due to flexibility). Exams are always 100% online.

Program Cost

The retail cost of this program as per ISCEA website is USD 2,150. Scholarships in the range of 25% - 60% are applicable to this course.

Application Packet (with Scholarship Form)

Specialized Programs

These programs are specialized around certain supply chain topics. Because of supply chain being such a broad area, we found that many programs are developed highly tailored to specific problems and challenges within the industry. This section is dedicated towards those programs

Certified Demand Driven Planner (CDDP) by Demand Driven Institute/ISCEA

Program Eligibility

Requires some basic knowledge of inventory management and production/distribution planning although not necessary. The course material goes through these contents in detail in the current practices, and teaches candidates how to imrpove upon them using demand driven principles

Program Brochure (includes all details on study materials, modules and uses)

Delivery Method

This course is offered in classroom with an ISCEA certified instructor OR online using self study actual classroom based videos (40 hours) with full study material access (popular option due to flexibility). Exams are always 100% online.

Program Cost

The retail cost of this program as per ISCEA website is USD 1,295. Scholarships in the range of 25% - 80% are applicable to this course.

Application Packet (with Scholarship Form)

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