SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
COX CARRIE SMITH

(Last) (First) (Middle)
SCHERING-PLOUGH CORPORATION
2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD

(Street)
KENILWORTH NJ 07033

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
SCHERING PLOUGH CORP [ SGP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Executive Vice President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
02/23/2004
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Deferred Stock Unit Award $0.00(1) 02/23/2004 A 70,000 (2) (3) Common Shares 70,000 (4) 70,000 D
Option (Right to Buy) $18.2 02/23/2004 A 450,000 (5) 02/22/2014 Common Shares 450,000 (6) 450,000 D
Phantom Stock Units $0.00(7) 02/23/2004 A 372,034 (8) (8) Common Shares 372,034 (9) 372,034 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Not Applicable.
2. Granted under the Schering-Plough Corporation 2002 Stock Incentive Plan. All of the shares become deliverable on February 23, 2007.
3. Not Applicable.
4. Not Applicable.
5. Granted under the Schering-Plough Corporation 2002 Stock Incentive Plan, exercisable in one-third increments on February 24 of each 2005, 2006 and 2007.
6. Not Applicable.
7. 1 for 1
8. Includes grants under the Long-Term Performance Share Unit Incentive Plan and the Transformational Performance Contingent Shares Program. The shares of phantom stock become payable in cash upon the reporting person's termination of service as an employee of the Issuer.
9. Not Applicable.
Remarks:
/s/ Cox, Carrie S. 02/25/2004
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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