Pursue Your Culinary Dreams - With Help From ICE

Up to 15 high school seniors can qualify for a $5000 scholarship to attend the Institute of Culinary Education. Will you be one of them?

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Come to the No. 1 Ranked Culinary School in America*

In seven to 16 months, a life change can happen — that’s how long it takes to earn a diploma at the Institute of Culinary Education. We have award-winning alumni thriving in every facet of the culinary field — from restaurants and bakeries, to catering, food media, hotels, test kitchens and more!

Our sprawling 74,000-square-foot campus in Lower Manhattan's Brookfield Place features 13 professional kitchens outfitted with top-quality equipment, which set the backdrop for classes led by our talented team of chef-instructors. 

ICE High School Senior Scholarship

This scholarship was created for young aspiring cooks looking to attend ICE’s Career Culinary Arts, Career Pastry & Baking Arts or Career Plant-Based Culinary Arts programs. Up to 15 scholarships worth a maximum of $5000 each will be awarded to current high school seniors. You could be one of them!

Take the first step:

Come to ICE's New York Campus to take the Wonderlic Basic Skills Test to see if you qualify (new dates coming soon). The highest scores will be eligible to receive the scholarships. Submit the form on this page to sign up for the test. 

To receive the scholarship, eligible candidates must:

  • Take the Wonderlic Basic Skills Test and receive one of the highest scores
  • Provide documentation from their school demonstrating that they are actively enrolled and that they are in their senior year. 
  • Meet ICE enrollment entrance requirements (except for having a high school diploma).
  • Enroll in the Career Culinary Arts, Career Pastry & Baking Arts or Career Plant-Based Culinary Arts programs.

Scholarships will be awarded on Monday, July 15, 2024.