Avg. Amount Awarded
January 19 2019
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Up to $5000 scholarship and paid summer internship for minority college sophomores and juniors with an interest in pursuing a career in the hospitality industry and whose experience in their first two years of college demonstrates leadership and strategic and analytical ability. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Open to transfer students from community colleges that have been accepted into an accredited four-year college or university. Majoring in business, communications, culinary arts, hospitality management and/or administration, tourism, finance, marketing, information technology, statistics or other related field.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Business/Consumer Services, Communications, Culinary Arts, Finance, Hospitality Management, Marketing, Travel/Tourism

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Contact Mary Williams
Director of Outreach and Recruitment
Tel: 800-331-2244 Address 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
PO Box 10444
Fairfax, VA 22031-8044