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Scholarships & Grants
Guide to Funding Your Culinary Degree
If you are thinking of attending culinary school or entering the restaurant and hospitality field, have a look at these various organizations that are offering grants and scholarships.
American Culinary Federation Scholarships
Offers scholarships for apprenticeship, certification, and post-secondary programs, scholarship applications for specific schools, as well as professional development grants, healthy eating grants, and national organization-sponsored scholarships.
Women Chefs & Restaurateurs' Scholarship & Internship Program
The WCR offers scholarships across the broad spectrum of the culinary field.
IFSEA's Worthy Goal Scholarship
The Worthy Goal Scholarship awards scholarships ranging from $250 to $1,500 to assist with tuition costs.
South Carolina's Tourism & Hospitality Educational Foundation
Manages scholarships on behalf of a variety of organizations that support hospitality education.
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation
Offers a variety of merit-based scholarships to students seeking a career in the foodservice industry. Scholarships start at $2,500.
Careers through Culinary Arts Program Scholarships
A program that serves underprivileged youth through job training, internships, and work opportunities. Scholarship donors include: US Foods, the American Culinary Federation, and the New York Association of Culinary Professionals.
International Cake Exploration Societé Scholarships
ICES promotes the art of cake decorating by awarding one or more annual scholarships to applicants deemed most likely to develop and promote the art form.
Provides scholarships for students pursuing food science degrees.