$1,000 - $4,000 Scholarship Awards
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: Weil Family Foundation, Seattle Fish Company, CRA Mile High Chapter, Epicurean Culinary Group, Italco Food Products Inc., The Laurita Family, TKM Foundation, Rich Yoke & Monarch Casino Black Hawk
Note: Any applications which do not meet the following criteria or are not legible will be automatically disqualified.
You must be a US citizen or a permanent resident
You must plan to use the scholarship in a foodservice/hospitality related program at an accredited post-secondary institution/program
You must be enrolled or plan to enroll as a full-time or substantial part-time student taking a minimum of 9 credit hours each term
You must plan to be enrolled for at least two upcoming consecutive semesters
Have industry related work experience of at least six months
Complete Application, electronically submit this form, indicating "N/A" (not applicable) when appropriate
Remit Additional Required Documentation Via Mail OR Email:
An official transcript, from all colleges attended, sent directly to our office
Submit 2 letters of recommendation on letterhead (at least one must be from a current or previous employer)
Colorado Restaurant Foundation
ATTN: Courtney Baylie
430 E. 7th Avenue
Denver, CO 80203-3600
Judges will score the following:
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)
Incomplete applications will not be considered.