The Timothy S Y Lam Foundation (TSYLF) appreciates the importance of continuing your professional education and advancement through certification. Hospitality certifications increase the value of professionals to their employers, shows proof of a comprehensive body of knowledge, and promotes industry standards, practices, and ethics.
This is not a reimbursement program. We pay your exam fees up to $600! Scholarships are for first-time testing only. TSYLF does not pay application fees, retesting, or recertification fees.
The exam certification must be offered by a professional, nonprofit, hospitality-related association that can be validated by GuideStar.org and such.
You must be at least 21 years of age & currently or previously employed in the hospitality industry.
Certification scholarship recipients must reside in the United States.
Essay response within the application form
• Digital photo/headshot in jpeg or png format for use in publicity
• Signatures of witness & applicant on application form
• Letter of recommendation to be emailed separately to email@example.com