Lionsdeal.com. is launching an exciting new scholarship program where we will be awarding $ 1,200 USD to (2) students a year (bi-annually) enrolled in college pursuing a career in the foodservice and hospitality industry. In order to win this scholarship the participant must submit an essay describing why they decided to pursue a culinary career.
Who is eligible?
Any student who is a legal resident of the U.S. or Canada, and is a current student in an accredited US or Canadian college or university. Students attending college on a full scholarship are not eligible.
What are we looking for?
Students pursuing a career in the food service and hospitality industry, including, but not limited to marketing, nutrition and business management, who demonstrate leadership ability in the field, outstanding creativity and / or entrepreneurial skills.
What do you need to do to qualify?
You must submit a 550-650 word essay on describing why you decided to pursue a culinary career and what you plan on contributing to this field upon completion of your degree.
Please feel free to include graphics and visual presentations as part of your submitted written essay.
Please include a separate, brief biography telling us a little about yourself, including origin of birth, marital status, if you have kids, interests, hobbies and etc.
When do we want this by?
The deadline for receiving scholarship submitted applications will occur bi-annually, on July 15th for the July 31st scholarship and on January 15th for the January 31st scholarship.
We are currently accepting submissions for our bi-annual scholarship to be awarded on July 31st. The deadline is July 15th. Please send all submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
What other information do we need?
1. You must submit proof of enrollment at an accredited college or university to participate. Any one of the following proofs is acceptable:
- Scanned copy of your transcripts (if you are the winner, you must mail an un-opened copy of official transcripts)
- Enrollment verification form
- Acceptance letter to college
- Letter from admissions office confirming registration
2. In addition, you must submit a clear headshot 300 px or larger along with your submission.
Submissions received after the deadline will not be considered.
How will I find out if I won?
The scholarship will be awarded twice yearly: July 31st and January 31st of the following year.
The winner will be notified by email after our judges make their final decision and it will be announced on various social platforms.
The award must be used for educational-related purposes only and will be sent directly to the school in the form of a co-payable check paid directly to the financial aid office of the institution attended by the winner.
What else do I need to know?
If you win, your acceptance of this scholarship means that LionsDeal.com has the right to publish your name on our website, blog, and / or Facebook page, if we so desire.