The American Express Scholarship

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

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