Scholarship Name: The Next Iron Chef Scholarship Essay Contest
Description: If you’re a Food Network addict and always dreamed of battling Chef Morimoto in Kitchen Stadium, the Next Iron Chef Scholarship Essay Contest could take you one step closer. You can enter the contest on the Food Network website and write an essay about why you would be the next great Iron Chef. The $20,000 scholarship can be used to attend any school in the International Culinary Schools at the Art Institute. The scholarship must be redeemed within two years of winning, so you’d better be serious about your culinary pursuits before you apply – the scholarships award can only be used at eligible institutions/
Awards per Year: 1
Award is Open to: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Major/Field of Study: Culinary Arts, Baking/Pastry Arts, Food Science
How to Apply/Contact: Please visit the Food Network website to find out more about the contest, and to fill out the online application.
See Also: Culinary Arts Scholarships, Scholarship Contests
International Dairy Deli Bakery Association
Scholarship Name: Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship
Description: Have you put in those long hours working for a supermarket dairy, deli, or bakery? If so, it might pay for your college career in more ways than one. The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association is offering academic scholarships for high school seniors and current college students. To qualify applicants must be currently employed at least thirteen hours a week for an IDDBA member company. Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5, and pursue either a food related major (culinary arts, food science), business, or marketing.
Award: $250 – $1,000
Awards per Year: Varies
Award is Open to: High School Students, Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
Major/Field of Study: Culinary Arts, Baking/Pastry Arts, Food Science, Marketing (food-related), Business (food-related)
How to Apply/Contact: A full description of the IDDBA Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarship, including submission directions and work experience criteria, is available on the International Dairy Deli Bakery Association website.
See Also: Culinary Arts Scholarships, Association Sponsored Scholarships