$1,000 Scholarship Award
The Colorado Restaurant Foundation in partnership with Foundation Scholarship Donors awards scholarships to qualified students in foodservice/hospitality management programs. Applicants must have demonstrated strong interest in the foodservice/hospitality industry as evidenced through documentable work experience in the industry.
Donors: TKM Concessions, Italco Food Products Inc., CRA Pikes Peak Chapter, Terri Vantger, The Laurita Family
Note: Any applications which do not meet the following criteria or are not legible will be automatically disqualified.
Be a senior enrolled in the ProStart
program at your high school or in your school district
Be accepted into an approved postsecondary program, starting Fall 2018 term
Have some documented industry-related work experience.
Complete Application, electronically submit this form, indicating "N/A" (not applicable) when appropriate
Remit Additional Required Documentation Via Mail OR Email:
An official high school transcript sent directly from high school to our offices
Documentation of industry related work experience.
Two letters of recommendation. At least one letter must be from a current or previous employer. Teacher recommendations are also welcome.
A "Letter of Intent" stating that you are enrolled/enrolling in an accredited foodservice/hospitality related program for a minimum of 9 credit hours (ie: your college “acceptance” letter)
Colorado Restaurant Foundation
ATTN: Courtney Baylie
430 E. 7th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203-3600
Judges will score the following:
Grade point average
Industry-related work experience and/or hospitality-related course work
Contents of the letters of recommendation
Essay questions on application
(questions should be answered carefully and clearly in essay format)