Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Hawaii who have need of financial assistance and plan to attend an accredited college or university full-time within the United States as an undergraduate or graduate student. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and plan to major in one of the following areas: marketing, law or travel industry management.
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a U.S.-based university. A minimum GPA of 2.8 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining their career goals in the areas of tourism, hospitality or sustainable development.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Costa Rican Vacations - Travel Agency Calle 70 San José Province San Jose, Costa Rica
Eligibility: Applicants must provide information about their education, activities and employment. Students must submit a personal statement, two letters of recommendation, an academic transcript and financial information. Part of the application is submitted online, and part of the application is submitted via mail. Students must be pursuing a degree in tourism and travel management.
Richard A. and Shirley A.Preissel and Debbie A. Dobyns Memorial Scholarship $1,000
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are enrolled in a two-year or four-year program related to the hospitality field, which may include restaurant and business management, food service and tourism. Selection is based on student's character and morals, compassion and consideration for others and a desire to work in the hospitality field.
Timothy S.Y. Lam Foundation Education Scholarships Up to $2,000
May 15 and November 15
Sponsor: Timothy S.Y. Lam Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and pursuing a degree or certification in the hospitality industry. An essay is required with the application. There are two deadlines each year: May 15 and November 15.
How to apply: Applications are available online, and must include a resume, an essay, one letter of reference, a photo and an official transcript.
Walter Schoenknecht Tourism and Travel Scholarship Grant $1,000
Sponsor: Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism
Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut residents. They must be enrolled in a degree program in hospitality, travel or tourism at an accredited college or university. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism. An application form and supporting materials are required.
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