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Serving Up Scholarships

The 2015 NRAEF Scholarship Application Process Opens December 1, 2014

Interested in a rewarding career in the restaurant and foodservice industry? We offer a variety of merit-based scholarships to students who want an education and a career in the foodservice industry, starting at $2,500  per award.

In 2013 and 2014, the NRAEF awarded over $1 million in scholarships. The 2015 scholarship application process will open on December 1, 2014.  Take a look at the variety of scholarships available and the diverse range of career paths you can take in the restaurant industry - the possibilities are endless.

Business & Entrepreneurship

Robert E. Rich Aspiring Entrepreneurs Scholarship

Culinary Institute of America

UniPro Scholarship Fund

AI Schuman/Ecolab Undergraduate Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Robert E. Rich Aspiring Entrepreneurs Scholarship

Community College

Rachel Ray’s Yum-O! Organization Scholarship

A.J. Grisanti Memorial Scholarship Fund

Sammy’s Scholarship

Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM) Scholarship

GPA Based

AI Schuman/Ecolab Undergraduate Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Illinois Residents

Chicago Foodservice Marketing Club Educational Scholarship Fund

Johnson & Wales University Students

Stratas Foods Scholarship

ManageFirst

Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) Scholarship 

 
Marketing

Kenny Dennis Memorial Scholarship/MEG Group

Monterey County Residents

Ted J. Balestreri & Bert P. Cutino Scholarship

Carol Chorbajian Scholarship Fund

David Armanasco Scholarship 

ProStart Students

Coca-Cola Scholarship Fund

Mary Adolf Scholarship

Stratas Foods Scholarship

Wally & Joni Doolin Scholarship

Restaurant, Foodservice, or Hospitality-related Majors

A.J. Grisanti Memorial Scholarship Fund

Allied Buying Corporation /Norbert F. Sherman Memorial Scholarship

Cal Stamenov Scholarship 

Carol Chorbajian Scholarship Fund

Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART) Scholarship 

David Armanasco Scholarship 

DiRoNa Undergraduate Scholarship

H.J. Heinz Company Foundation Scholarship

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation – Scholarship

NRAEF - Dr. Ray Kavanaugh Scholarship

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation – Past Chairman Fund

Pete and Arlene Harman Trust Scholarship 

Rachel Ray’s Yum-O! Organization Scholarship

Scott Vandenberg Scholarship

Thad & Alice Eure Memorial Scholarship

Warren W. Rosenthal Undergraduate Scholarship
Specific Universities

Fred Dame Scholarship 

NRAEF - Dr. Ray Kavanaugh Scholarship

Students with Disabilities

Sweeney Family Scholarship 

Supply Chain Management 

David R. Parsley Endowed Scholarship Fund for Supply Chain Management 

University of Nevada, Las Vegas- Harrah College of Hotel Administration (Hospitality School) students

Glenn and Sue Hammer Scholarship

Viticulture

Monterey County Hospitality Association Scholarship

Dr. Richard Peterson Scholarship Fund 

Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani /Giacomo Bologna Scholarship

Griffith Labs Undergraduate Scholarship

Andre Tchelistcheff Scholarship Fund

State Restaurant Association Matching Scholarships

Scholarships may also be available through your state restaurant association through the State Restaurant Association Matching Scholarship Program.