The Sutherland Cranial Teaching Foundation Memorial Fund was initiated in 1991 by then President John H. Harakal, DO. The fund accepts donations, many given in gratitude or in memoriam of an osteopathic physician.

Donations to the SCTF Memorial fund are tax deductible and payable by check or credit card to:

The Sutherland Cranial Teaching Foundation (a non-profit organization)
3500 DePauw Blvd., Ste 1100
Indianapolis, IN 46268


SCTF provides a variable number of half price tuitions for the Basic Course: Osteopathy in the Cranial Field.    TO APPLY for a Scholarship: submit a course registration form with a deposit of 50% of the course fee. Registrations will be collected until 6 weeks before the course.  The Course Director will then determine the awards on a priority order of PGY4,3,2,1, Fellows, MS4 and MS3.  If a scholarship is not awarded, the balance of course fees may be paid over a 60-day period.

CANCELLATION FEES of $150 apply up to 6 weeks before the course.  Cancellation later than 6 weeks will be retained and applied to a later course.