CH&LA Education Foundation Awards 11 Scholarships

California Hotel & Lodging Association Education Foundation

Sacramento, CA – The California Hotel & Lodging Association Education Foundation (CH&LAEF) announced eleven scholarship award recipients. These scholarships, along with the sponsorship of the Hospitality Conference geared towards students’ continued education in the hospitality industry, total $19,000 for this year. This assistance is provided through generous industry supporters, who firmly believe in the development of the next generation of the hospitality industry.

The award winners of these scholarships are exemplary students and an asset to our industry. This year’s winners come from the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, San Diego State University, University of San Francisco and San Francisco State University.

The recipients of this year’s CH&LA scholarships are:
Amy Boren
Marielle Croudo
Christopher Delfs
Taylor Fry
Katherine Hammon
Alyssa Hird
Jutarat Pagdeerugeerat
Alex Siu
Jessica Stern
Ariel Weinshanker
Taylor Woodley

In addition to these scholarships, CH&LAEF also supports the annual Hospitality Conference, where students from high school hospitality programs are provided with information, hands-on tours, and a better understanding of career opportunities in the industry. CH&LA’s Education Foundation is also involved in the continued education of the industry, teachers and instructors of hospitality programs.

For more information or to make a contribution, click here or contact CH&LAEF by calling Susan Ragatz, CH&LA’s Education Director at 916-554-2678.