The ISPA Foundation Mary Tabacchi Scholarship recipient will receive a $5,000 scholarship for tuition reimbursement, complimentary registration and travel expense stipend for the ISPA Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, Sept. 11-13, a one-year mentor from the ISPA Foundation Mary Tabacchi Scholarship Selection Committee and a complimentary, one-year ISPA Student Membership.
Applicant must be a college junior, college senior or grad student in the upcoming school year, enrolled full-time in a bachelor’s or master’s program of a related discipline, i.e. business, health science, hospitality or spa management, and pursuing a spa management/spa leadership/spa entrepreneurial-related career. Please note, students applying for this scholarship must be enrolled in classes for the fall semester of the year the scholarship is awarded to be eligible.
Must have completed or be currently enrolled in courses with a strong emphasis in business, management, analytics and/or entrepreneurship with a minimum GPA (or international equivalent) of 3.0 and have completed/currently be completing a spa-related internship/externship or have conducted/currently be conducting a project, paper, research initiative, etc. that has a demonstrated focus on the spa industry and can provide details of the skills and experiences gained during said internship/externship or project/paper/research initiative in his/her resume. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.