Outside Scholarships

There are numerous scholarships available based on financial need, academic achievement, interests and special needs and criteria. In addition, millions of scholarship dollars nationwide go unclaimed every year. Check out the resources below to see if you could qualify.

American Hotel & Lodging Education Foundation
City of College Dreams
College Answer 
College Scholarships.org
Degree Directory Academic Business Scholarship
Federal Student Aid
Gateways Scholarship Program (Illinois Network of Childcare Resource & Referral Agencies)
Giving Soul College Student Scholarship Program
GOYA Foods Culinary Arts and Food Sciences Scholarship Program
Hispanic College Fund
Hispanic Scholarship Fund 
Illinois Restaurant Association 
International Food Service Executives Association
International Foodservice Editorial Council
International Student Fund
James Beard Foundation
Jewish Vocational Service Chicago
Les Dames d'Escoffier International (Culinary Women)
Meeting Professionals International
National Association of College & University Food Services
National Merit Scholarship Corporation
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation
National Society of Minorities in Hospitality Scholarship
Nordstrom Scholarship
Spokeo Connections Scholarship
Student Awards
The American Institute of Wine & Food
The Culinary Trust
The Sallie Mae Fund
Tourism Cares Scholarship
United Methodist Higher Education Foundation
United Methodist Scholarship
United Negro College Fund