For the students planning a future in the food service or culinary industry, the Wisconsin Restaurant Association is offering a scholarship for you. If you’re a resident of Wisconsin currently pursuing post-secondary education, then make sure to take a couple of minutes for this outstanding opportunity. Applications for the Wisconsin Restaurant Association Scholarship are currently open, already with a great number of applicants.
As it is well known, the foodservice or the hospitality industry does not get enough credit for the amount of hard work and man-hours they put in every day at their jobs. And this scholarship was created to keep those students in mind who have trouble making ends meet. The Wisconsin Restaurant Association aims at providing some financial aid to students through this scholarship as they have been offering such scholarships for a while.
The Wisconsin Restaurant Association is a non-profit trade association dedicated to supporting the foodservice and hospitality industry. The WRA Education Foundation is known to give out cash awards of more than $40,000 annually in various types of scholarships. The Wisconsin Restaurant Association not only gives out multiple scholarships in various fields but also offers membership into their association which has its own benefits.
Check out the table below for quick relevant information:
|Organization||Wisconsin Restaurant Association|
|Educational Level||College or university students|
|Number of Awards||Multiple|
|Application Deadline||April 2, 2021|
|Requirement||Personal, academic, employment experience, letter of recommendation|
Who May Be Eligible
In order to be eligible for this Scholarship, the student must be a Wisconsin resident who is currently pursuing post-secondary education in the field of the hospitality industries.
How to Apply
To apply for this Scholarship, the aspirants must go onto the official website of the Wisconsin Restaurant Association, fill out the application form and attach the required documents along with the application before the deadline to be considered for this Scholarship.
- Related academic experience + achievements.
- Foodservice/hospitality employment & experience.
- A letter of recommendation.
The winners of this Scholarship will award discretionary funds to students in order to help, encourage and motivate the ones currently pursuing a career in the hospitality industry, all the while inspiring young minds to take up an interest in the culinary arts.
The deadline for the Wisconsin Restaurant Association Scholarship is April 2, 2021. Applications are currently open.