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American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) Joseph R. Stone Graduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada and be entering or returning graduate students at an accredited U.S. or Canadian four-year institution. They must be studying travel, tourism or hospitality and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, proof of residency, a resume, an official transcript, two letters of recommendation and a personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

Clem Judd, Jr., Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association
2270 Kalakaua Avenue
Suite 1702
Honolulu, HI 96815
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a resident of Hawaii, be able to prove Hawaiian ancestry and be a junior or senior enrolled full-time at a U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,000-$2,500
Deadline: July 31
How to apply: Applications are available by written request beginning February 1.
Website: http://www.hawaiilodging.org/scholarship-opportunities.html

Costa Rican Vacations Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Costa Rica Vacations
Costa Rican Vacations - Travel Agency
Calle 70
San José Province
San Jose, Costa Rica
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a U.S.-based university. A minimum GPA of 2.8 is required. Students must submit an essay explaining their career goals in the areas of tourism, hospitality or sustainable development.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.vacationscostarica.com/about-us/scholarships

Frank and Ruth Bila Scholarship
Sponsor: Orange County Community Foundation
4041 MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 510
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and full-time students between the ages of 17 and 30. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.oc-cf.org

Harvey and Laura Alpert Scholarship Award
Sponsor: International Flight Services Association (IFSA)
1100 Johnson Ferry Road
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30342
Eligibility: Applicants must be hospitality management students who have completed at least 32 credits in their degree program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. They must have a family member who is a member of the International Flight Services Association (IFSA). Selection is based on academic achievement and stated career goals.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 28
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal essay and three recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.ifsanet.com

National Tour Association (NTA) Eric Friedheim Graduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. permanent residents who are entering or returning full-time graduate students at an accredited U.S. four-year college or university. They must be studying hospitality, travel or tourism and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, a personal essay, a resume, proof of residency, two recommendation letters and an official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

National Tour Association (NTA) La Macchia Family Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S., full-time students and rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are enrolled at an accredited four-year institution located in Wisconsin. They must be studying tourism, travel or hospitality and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Applicants must have completed 60 or more credits by May of the application year. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, proof of residency, resume, two letters of recommendation, official transcript and personal essay are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

National Tour Association (NTA) New Horizons-Kathy LeTarte Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of Michigan and must be enrolled at an accredited U.S. or Canadian four-year postsecondary institution. They must be rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are studying travel, tourism or hospitality. They must have 60 or more credits completed by May of the application year and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, official transcript, proof of Michigan residency, resume and two letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

National Tour Association (NTA) Travel Leaders Graduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants may be permanent residents of any country but must be entering or returning graduate students at an accredited U.S. or Canadian four-year college or university. They must be full-time students who are studying hospitality, travel or tourism and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, proof of residency, a personal essay, two letters of recommendation, an official transcript and a resume are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

NTA Ohio Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of Ohio and be enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year postsecondary institution located in Ohio. They must be entering the second year of a two-year program or entering the third or fourth year of a four-year program. By May of the application year, they must have completed 30 or more credits if in a two-year program or 60 or more credits if in a four-year program. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, two letters of recommendation, proof of residency, a resume and an official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

NTA Pat and Jim Host Undergraduate or Graduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of Kentucky and be accepted or enrolled full-time at an accredited, four-year postsecondary institution located in the state. They must be entering or returning undergraduate or graduate students who are studying travel, tourism or hospitality and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of recommendation, a personal essay, a resume, proof of residency, proof of enrollment (for entering undergraduates only) and an official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/

Pizza Pub Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are planning to pursue education beyond high school. Students must be entering a field of study in culinary arts, hospitality or tourism.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

R.W. Bob Holden Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Hotel Industry Foundation
Attn: Scholarship Committee
2270 Kalakaua Avenue, Suite 1506
Honolulu, HI 96815
Eligibility: Applicants must be Hawaii residents. Students must be enrolled as full-time juniors or seniors attending an accredited university or college in the United States.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hawaiilodging.org

Richard A. and Shirley A.Preissel and Debbie A. Dobyns Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are enrolled in a two-year or four-year program related to the hospitality field, which may include restaurant and business management, food service and tourism. Selection is based on student's character and morals, compassion and consideration for others and a desire to work in the hospitality field.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Richard B. Combs Hospitality Scholarship Grant
Sponsor: Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism
One Constitution Plaza
Second Floor
Hartford, CT 06103
Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut residents. They must be a senior at a Connecticut high school (public or private), a high school graduate who has not yet begun a college curriculum or an enrolled undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited university or college. Selection is based on academic merit and proven interest in the hospitality industry.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.ct.gov/cct/site/default.asp

Roller Skating Foundation Scholarship, Current College Student Category
Sponsor: Roller Skating Foundation
6905 Corporate Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46278
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate seniors who are majoring in sports, hotel or food and beverage management. They must have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher on a four-point scale and must demonstrate leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, personal essay, three recommendation letters and income tax information are required.
Website: http://www.rollerskating.org

Russ Casey/Maine Restaurant Associates Scholarship
Sponsor: Maine Restaurant Association
Chairman, Scholarship Committee
45 Melville Street
Suite 2
Augusta, ME 04332
Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents. They must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a degree program relating to hospitality, restaurant management, hotel management or culinary arts. Preference will be given to students who are attending school in Maine. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 28
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, cover letter and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://www.mainerestaurant.com

Timothy S.Y. Lam Foundation Education Scholarships
Sponsor: Timothy S.Y. Lam Foundation
P.O. Box 98141
Las Vegas, NV 89193-8141
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and pursuing a degree or certification in the hospitality industry. An essay is required with the application. There are two deadlines each year: May 15 and November 15.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: May 15 and November 15
How to apply: Applications are available online, and must include a resume, an essay, one letter of reference, a photo and an official transcript.
Website: http://www.timothysylam.org/education_scholarships.aspx

Twenty Four Seven Hotels
Sponsor: Twenty Four Seven Hotels
520 Newport Center Drive #520
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal U.S. residents currently enrolled in or planning to enroll in an accredited U.S. college or university to pursue education in the hospitality field. Students must write an essay regarding their educational objectives and future career plans in the hospitality field.

Amount: $500
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.247hotels.com/blog/scholarship-opportunity/

Walter Schoenknecht Tourism and Travel Scholarship Grant
Sponsor: Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism
One Constitution Plaza
Second Floor
Hartford, CT 06103
Eligibility: Applicants must be Connecticut residents. They must be enrolled in a degree program in hospitality, travel or tourism at an accredited college or university. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 23
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.ct.gov/cct/site/default.asp