Who Can Apply: Founded by American Express in 1994, this program is designed specifically for current lodging employees and their dependents. Endowed with more than $500,000, the fund has awarded $382,610 in scholarships to 328 students and professionals.
- Enrolled full- or part-time in an undergraduate hospitality management program at a U.S. college or university
- You must either:
- Be working a minimum of 20 hours per week at an AHLA member hotel with at least 12 months’ hotel experience, OR
- Be a dependent of a qualified employee, and have past employment in some capacity in the hospitality industry
- No letters of recommendation are required
Deadline: February 28, 2021