Society of Consulting Marine Engineers and Ship Surveyors Benevolent Fund
The SCMS is connected with the Society of Consulting Marine Engineers and Ship Surveyors Benevolent Fund. One of the funds aims is to assist necessitous members, and the widows and children or any other dependent kindred of deceased members, or for such charitable purposes as the Society shall from time to time direct and appoint.
How can I pay into the Benevolent Fund?
Anyone can contribute to the Benevolent Fund at any time by contacting Head office using the email address opposite. Members can make an overpayment to their invoice when renewing their annual membership subscription, and the overpayment will be transferred into the fund. An acknowledgement of any donation will be made.
How can I make an application for assistance from the fund?
If you would like to apply for funding, or wish nominate someone else to be considered from within the SCMS family, please complete the details below for submission to the Society’s Council for consideration. The form details will be sent directly to the CEO and treated in a confidential manner. You will be contacted by a member of the Head Office team to discuss the timeline for the request. Please contact us using the office details where the application is urgent.
Each case will be examined according to the Articles and Byelaws. Funding will be awarded dependent on each individual circumstance.
Further information regarding the Benevolent Fund can be accessed through the Articles and Bye-laws or via contact with a member of the Society’s Council.
For more information about Membership and Subscriptions, please click here.