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Competitive scholarships from corporations and nonprofits
Award Name Amount Deadline
Friends of MCC Foundation Scholarships $ - May 31, 2017
Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship $15,000 April 10, 2018
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals $ - December 1, 2017
Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund $2,000 March 1, 2018
A.J. Grisanti Memorial Scholarship Fund $2,500 April 1, 2018
Cook Something Scholarship $500 December 15, 2017
Jim Funk Scholarship $ - April 22, 2017
IRAEF Scholarship $6,000 April 29, 2017
The American Express Scholarship $2,000 May 1, 2017
Hungry To Lead Scholarship $5,500 June 1, 2017

Friends of MCC Foundation Scholarships

Amount: $ -
Deadline: May 31, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

In addition to several general scholarships available, several other specialized scholarships are available in: accounting, anthropology, art, athletics, business, construction management, culinary, cultural diversity, diversity, education/early childhood education, first generation, FIT fitness instructor training, GED, health care, horticulture/plant science, humanities, journalism/writing, manufacturing/manufacturing engineering, music, nursing, special needs, STEM, veterans and women in college scholarships.

Only high school seniors and first semester MCC students can submit their high school GPA where applicable. Returning MCC students must submit their cumulative MCC GPA. Transfer students must submit their college transcripts. Any district, community, high school or college sport, including teams and leagues, will qualify you for an athletic scholarship.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education Scholarship

Amount: $15,000
Deadline: April 10, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The Evalee C. Schwarz Charitable Trust for Education was created under the Will of Evalee C. Schwarz to provide interest-free loans to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate exceptional academic performance and significant financial need.

Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen at the time of application- Qualify for financial need in the form of government grants. Applicants must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $5,815 or less as it appears on their FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)- Be enrolled in a school in the state in which the student resides *possible exceptions apply- Standardized test scores must be in the top 15% of nation-wide- Must not be seeking a law degree For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals

Amount: $ -
Deadline: December 1, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a university, technical school, or professional school; and a five-month internship in your career field. Participants are placed throughout Germany. CBYX is primarily designed for participants in business, engineering, technical, vocational, and agricultural fields, though applicants in all fields are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility:-Have U.S. citizenship or permanent residence-Be between 18 and 24 years of age at the start of the program-Possess a high school diploma-Exhibit clear career goals and some relevant experience in their career field (experience can be work, internship, or volunteer)-Have a strong interest in German and international affairs, as well as a strong sense of American identity: be flexible, independent, and diplomaticFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Founded in 1949, the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from public high schools in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties in Washington state. Application forms are only available through these high schools and candidates for the scholarship are nominated by their school each year. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 a year, and scholarships are renewable for four (4) years of college in the state of Washington. Approximately 35-40 awards are made each year depending on funds available for new awards and renewal awards.

Eligibility:-Be a graduating senior from a public high school in the county of King, Pierce or Snohomish in the state of Washington in the year of appointment-Be a United States citizen-Plan to attend a college in the state of Washington on a full-time basisMusic, sculpture, drawing, interior decorating or domestic science are not accepted as major subject courses.For more information and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

A.J. Grisanti Memorial Scholarship Fund

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 1, 2018
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

This scholarship is for any student pursuing an education in a restaurant, food-service, or hospitality related major. First preference will be given to students attending a school in Kentucky. Followed by any culinary arts students at Johnson & Wales University, or the Culinary Institute of America. Followed by Hotel and Restaurant Administration majors at Indiana University-Purdue and Bloomington, Indianapolis Vocational Technical College, University of Denver, Wake Technical College, Rochester Institute of Technology, Southeast Community College, Kendall College, or College of DuPage.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Cook Something Scholarship

Amount: $500
Deadline: December 15, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The Cook Something Scholarship is a $500 scholarship awarded to one individual who is enrolled (or planning to enroll) to study in a food-related field.

In short, if you are interested in a food-related career, attending school, and live in the United States, you can apply.Winner will each receive a $500 scholarship payable to an accredited college or culinary school where the winner is enrolled in the upcoming year. If the winner does not enroll in an accredited college or culinary school in the upcoming school year, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate. Scholarship payment may be applied to tuition or any valid school charges. Scholarship cannot be transferred. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued if applicable. Winners may also be asked to participate in a short interview. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Jim Funk Scholarship

Amount: $ -
Deadline: April 22, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Established in 2012, this scholarship is the LRA Education Foundation's most prestigious award. It is named for the former LRA President and CEO Jim Funk who was instrumental in starting this foundation during his 30 years of service to the LRA. This scholarship is renewable on an annual basis for up to four years provided minimum GPA and enrollment standards are met.

Applicants must be currently enrolled or accepted in a bachelor and/or associate degree seeking program for at least two (2) consecutive semesters/terms after the award date. Courses of study can include, but are not limited to, culinary, hospitality & tourism, business, or management programs in order to pursue a career in the restaurant, food service, tourism, or hospitality industry. Applicants chosen as scholarship recipients must be classified as full-time students.Supplemental materials:-Three (3) Letters of recommendation & character reference forms (no relatives)-Current official transcript (originals only)-Copy of ProStart Certification (if applicable)-Essay (500-word minimum, 1000 word maximum; typed double spaced)It is mandatory that scholarship recipients must be present at the Louisiana Restaurant Association annual awards banquet on Saturday, August 6 to receive their scholarship awards.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

IRAEF Scholarship

Amount: $6,000
Deadline: April 29, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Since its inception, the IRA Educational Foundation has awarded almost $2.5 million to deserving students pursuing Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management in college.

To qualify for a scholarship, you must: -Be a permanent resident of the State of Illinois (under the age of 30)-Be accepted and plan to enroll in an accredited culinary school, college, or university -Enrolled as a full-time or substantial part-time student, taking a minimum of 9 credit hours each term-Major in a culinary, restaurant management, or food service related program For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

The American Express Scholarship

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 1, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

Founded by American Express in 1994, this program is designed specifically for current lodging employees and their dependents. Endowed with more than $500,000, the fund has awarded $318,000 in scholarships to 281 students and professionals. For full details or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Eligibility Criteria:-Enrolled full- or part-time in an undergraduate hospitality management program at a U.S. college or university-You must either: be working a minimum of 20 hours per week at an AH&LA member hotel with at least 12 months' hotel experience, OR be a dependent of a qualified employee, and have past employment in some capacity in the hospitality industry

Hungry To Lead Scholarship

Amount: $5,500
Deadline: June 1, 2017
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes
Description:

The scholarship is open to high school seniors, or college students' registered/pre-registered to attend an accredited school in the United States. Applicant must be pursuing a degree in a foodservice/hospitality program, or directly related. The scholarship is merit based on high school records, ACT and/or SAT scores, college transcripts if applicable, and extracurricular activities. Minimum requirements as follows: cumulative GPA of 2.5, SAT of 1300, or ACT of 18. Applicants will also be judged on their ability to demonstrate leadership capabilities.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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