James Beard is recognized as the father of American gastronomy. After his death, Julia Child and Peter Kump, founder of Institute of Culinary Education, founded the James Beard Foundation. The Foundation's mission is to foster the appreciation and development of gastronomy by preserving culinary heritage and recognizing and promoting excellence in all aspects of the culinary arts. To qualify for these scholarships, you may not be a current or enrolled student of ICE, must be between 19 and 35 and meet ICE's admission requirements.
• Three Scholarships
• Culinary Arts Program: $3,500
• Pastry & Baking Arts Program: $3,500
• Culinary Management or Hospitality Management Program: $2,500
• Starting: April 1, 2016
• Deadline: May 15, 2016
For Scholarship info, guidelines, and applications go to:
Interested students must complete the online application at https://www.scholarsapply.org/jamesbeard and submit it along with a current, complete transcript of grades no later than May 15, 2016. Applicants must also submit two letters of reference, a copy of their most recent Federal tax return and an essay.
Contact: The James Beard Foundation, c/o Scholarship Department, 167 West 12th Street, New York NY. | 212-675-4984 | www.jamesbeard.org