Crystal & Company Scholarship

This scholarship provides the $5000 enrollment fee for the FFI Certificate in Family Business Advising or Family Wealth Advising, and the related courses and conferences.

Eligible Candidates:
Candidates for this scholarship are for next-gen family business members who would like to formalize their learning on the family enterprise. Applicants do not have to be members of FFI.

Submission Process:
Applicants for the scholarship must submit the required FFI Certificate applications and submit a one-page letter outlining their interest in the field and their need for financial support. One or more letters of recommendation from colleagues, clients, academics or related parties must accompany the application.

Application Deadlines:
Applications are accepted through April 30th of the scholarship year and applicants are informed of the decision in mid May.

About Crystal & Company:
Crystal & Company is one of the world’s leading strategic risk and insurance advisors. The scholarship is for next-gen family business members who would like to formalize their learning on the family enterprise.

Award Recipients


2016 Christine Wittmeyer
2015 Theresa Cloutier
2014 Ricardo Fainsilber
2013 Joshua Nacht