IHLAEF Scholarships

$5,000

May 10, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The purpose of our scholarship is to financially assist Illinois residents who have demonstrated a desire to make the hotel and hospitality industry a career. This application will be considered for the academic year. Each student applicant must comply with the eligibility and selection criteria and requirements of the Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Foundation (IHLAEF) Scholarship Program. Winners of named awards will not be eligible for the same the following year.

    Eligibility:
    -You are a student enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) in an accredited college or university hotel and/or hospitality degree granting management program anywhere in the U.S.
    -You are a student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per semester in an accredited college or university hotel and/or hospitality management degree granting program and are also employed a minimum of 20 hours per week in the hospitality industry
    -You are a high school senior or graduate who plans to enroll in an accredited college or university hotel and/or hospitality management degree granting program anywhere in the U.S.
    -You are a permanent resident of Illinois and a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident for at least twelve (12) months at the time of application
    -Maintained 2.5 GPA

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • IHLA Office
  • 27 E. Monroe St.
  • Suite 1200
  • Chicago, IL 60603
  • tel: 312-346-3135 x233
  • fax: 312-346-6036

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