Take advantage of these scholarships to kick start your hospitality career.
A few have minimum GPA requirements -Others are open to full- or part-time students -All require enrollment in a hospitality management degree program
AIWF 2021 Scholarships for Study in 2022:
Scholarships are only awarded to people who are connected to San Diego by school, work, or recent involvement in food or wine/beverage in the area.
CHLA Hospitality Foundation Scholarship:
The Foundation endeavors to identify and reward the best and brightest of the hospitality and tourism industry’s next generation of leaders. The Foundation asks students meeting certain basic requirements to complete and submit an application and other required information, write a short essay, and, if selected, appear before an industry interview panel.
Have earned a 2.75 overall GPA for all semesters and/or a 3.0 GPA for all completed culinary arts or hospitality and tourism management courses completed. -Must have verifiable hospitality industry work experience beyond required internships
Linda Thompson Memorial Scholarship:
The Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) awards two scholarships annually. One scholarship will be awarded to a North American student and the other to a student studying hospitality management outside North America.
The Linda Thompson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students who are preparing for a career in Destination Management.
The Committee annually awards scholarships to junior, senior and graduate level students majoring in recreation, parks, leisure studies and closely related fields, throughout the state of California. Award amounts are generally between $1000 and $2000.
Undergraduate Scholarships: Scholarship: $2,500 for a degree-seeking undergraduate
Roy B. Evans Student Scholarship
Tuition-based scholarship awarded to up to two (2) undergraduate students.
The Legacy Society Student Scholarship is intended for those in their last year of undergraduate education. Each recipient will receive: $3,500 tuition award.
Complimentary PCMA membership for three years after graduation.
If you have any questions about the scholarship program, please contact Cleary Williams, and she can provide further information about the scholarship.
Email: CWilliams @pcma.org Phone: +1 312.423.7263
Each year, the Foundation awards dozens of scholarships to deserving high school seniors and undergraduate students who dream of pursuing higher education to study the foodservice and hospitality industries.
Up to $2,000 for 2-year degree programs
Up to $4,000 for 4-year degree programs
What you’ll need: work experience hours, min 2.5 GPA, essay
Guy Fieri Scholarship
$3,000 – $5,000
Submit a 30-second video or 2 photos with captions answering the question: what inspires you?
What you’ll need: work experience hours, min 2.5 GPA
Wienerschnitzel / Galardi Group, Inc. Scholarship
Do you or immediate family member work for Wienerschnitzel, Hamburger Stand, or Galardi Group? Apply for a scholarship!
Available in January