$800,000 in Scholarships and Grants for 2015
$1,000,000 in Scholarships and Grants for 2016
Mission: Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts (AESCA), strives to afford multiple opportunities for students to fund their education by limiting the use of outside loan sources whenever possible.
Competitive Culinary Scholarships:
Competitive Culinary Arts Scholarships:
The 2016 Escoffier High School Student Recipe Scholarship Competition
The 2016 Escoffier High School Student Recipe Scholarship CompetitionContestants will have the opportunity to compete for 40 scholarships totaling $40,000! Competition Details: This contest is open to any High School Senior who is interested in pastry or culinary arts. Twenty winning recipes at each campus (10 culinary and 10 baking & pastry) will be selected by a panel of experienced chefs and educators. Each contestant may submit only one original signature dish recipe. The top 10 signature dish recipes in each category at each campus will win a $1,000 scholarship to attend either Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts in Austin, Texas or Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts in Boulder, Colorado. Who’s Eligible: All High School Seniors who are interested in pastry or culinary arts. Recipe Requirements:
- Each recipe must be original, and created and owned exclusively by the contestant submitting the recipe.
- Each recipe must reflect a complete signature dish recipe.
- Contestants will be required to email their signature dish recipe along with two photos (different angles) to their prospective campus of either Austin, TX or Boulder, CO.
- Contestants must then upload their photo onto their personal Facebook page and tag “Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts” to qualify.
- By submitting a signature dish recipe, each contestant agrees to the competition rules and agrees to be bound by the decisions of the judges, which will be final.
- Deadline for entry is April 1, 2016.
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), ProStart® & SkillsUSA Competition Scholarship Awards
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), ProStart® & SkillsUSA Competition Scholarship AwardsScholarship Award: Any student competing in a food related event is eligible to receive the 1st – 3rd place scholarship awards National Level Each participant receives $500.00 1st place: $7,000.00 2nd place: $5,000.00 3rd place: $3,000.00 State Level Each participant receives $500.00 1st place: $5,000.00 2nd place: $3,000.00 3rd place: $2,000.00 Regional Level Each participant receives $500.00 1st place: $3,000.00 2nd place: $2,000.00 3rd place: $1,500.00 Students must provide proof of the applicable competition award. We will reach out to the appropriate representative for confirmation. To provide proof of the applicable competition award, contact: Austin, TX campus: firstname.lastname@example.org Boulder, CO campus: email@example.com
An Institutional scholarship
- Passion Award
- Child/Spouse of Veteran
- Industry Grant
- Tribal Matching benefit
- Single Parent Grant
The Student Veteran Scholarship may be stacked with the Institutional scholarship category, but cannot exceed the overall scholarship maximum based on FAFSA EFC threshold.
A student that is eligible for Veterans Benefits (i.e., Chapter 33, 30, etc.) is eligible for the Veterans Scholarship without completing a FAFSA.
- 2016 Escoffier High School Student Recipe Scholarship Competition
Other Scholarship Resources
Other Scholarship Resources:
Additional possible sources of grants and scholarships for your research:
Further information is available from the Legacy Awards Co-Chairs, Dames Alison Awerbuch at 914.631.3030 Ext. 526 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Sue Huffman Robison at 916.514.8048 or email@example.com.
International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP)
455 South Forth Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Colorado Restaurant Association's Education Fund
430 E. 7th Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
National Restaurant Association (NRA)
1200 17th St. NW
Washington, DC 20036-3907
American Culinary Federation (ACF)
180 Center Place Way
St. Augustine, FL 32085
American Dietetic Association (ADA)
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606
The James Beard Foundation
167 West 12th St.
New York, NY 10011
American Institute of Wine & Food (AIWF)
213-37 39th Avenue, Box 216
Bayside, NY 11361
Colorado BPW Education Foundation
P.O. Box 1189
Boulder, CO 80306
Women's Foodservice Forum
South Point Office Center
1650 West 82nd Street, Suite 650
Bloomington, MN 55431
International Food Service Executives Association (IFSEA)
2609 Surfwood Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89128