Who is Eligible?
College students must:
Note: Scholarships to college students are available to employees or
dependents of employees of a NYSH&TA member.
Realizing the challenges of working while achieving an education, the Foundation offers scholarships to full-time and part-time college students majoring in a hospitality related field, who are either working at member properties, or are dependents of employees working at member properties.
Student Scholarship Awards
Scholarship recipients who are full-time college students receive $1,500 per semester for a maximum of $6,000. Part-time college students receive $750 per semester for a maximum of $6,000. In the event a part-time student becomes full-time, then the student will be given $1,500 per semester, for a total of $6,000 per student. Scholarship payments begin the semester following the formal presentation of awards and are paid directly to the educational institution.
In addition, the foundation has a scholarship for full-time college students that are entering their senior year. They will receive $1,500 per semester for a maximum of $3,000.
Submit a Scholarship Application
Registration for 2021 is now available. Click below to submit an application today.
To be considered for a scholarship, your application must be submitted by April 30, 2021. Any applications received after the due date cannot be given consideration.