The American Culinary Federation Education Foundation, with the support of the American Academy of Chefs (AAC), offers educational scholarships to high school students, college students, apprentices and professional chefs looking to further their education.
How to Apply
Review scholarship and grant application for eligibility and application procedures. Applications must be submitted with all supporting documentation by the deadline listed on the application. Only complete applications will be considered by the scholarship review committee. Only students enrolling or enrolled in American schools may apply. Applications may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to:
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32095
Scholarship Applications for Specific Schools
Professional Development Grants
Grants will be awarded on a competitive basis to exemplary working culinary professionals who wish to update their skills through continuing education. Grants will be awarded based on availability of funds throughout the year. (Deadline: March 31)
National Organization Sponsored Scholarships
Women Chefs & Restaurateurs - Global scholarships for culinary and hospitality professionals.
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For more information, please call (800) 624-9458, ext. 254, or e-mail email@example.com.