CH&LA Education Foundation Awards over $20,000 in Scholarships & Industry SupportTue Jun 21, 2016
Sacramento, CA – The California Hotel & Lodging Association Education Foundation (CH&LAEF) announced 14 scholarship award recipients.
Applications were received from students representing colleges from around the state. The award recipients of these scholarships are exemplary students, most are already working in the industry, and will become assets to the hospitality industry.
The recipients of this year’s CH&LA Education Foundation scholarships are:
Kevin Johnson Memorial Scholarship:
Jessica Huang, San Francisco State University
Akram Chahin, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona
Vanessa Esposito, San Jose State University
Baltazar Gutierrez, California State University – Long Beach
Manuel Hernandez, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona
Alexa Hill, San Diego State University
Olivia Hoggatt, California State University – Chico
Alyssa Kawasaki, California State University – Long Beach
Cris-ann Lizardo, San Jose State University
Jazmin Martinez, Monterey Peninsula College
Austin Nguyen, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona
Gregory Papadin, San Diego State University
Maria Razo-Ayon, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona
Catilin Van Wagenen, California State Polytechnic University – Pomona
For more information or to make a contribution, contact CH&LAEF by calling Susan Ragatz, CH&LA’s Education Director at (916) 554-2678.
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The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA) is the largest state lodging industry association in the nation and a Partner State Association of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Its members include all segments of the lodging industry including the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns - California’s largest association of professional innkeepers and certified boutique hotels and bed and breakfast inns. CH&LA is the leading resource for communicating and protecting the rights and interests of the California lodging industry. CH&LA was established in 1893. CH&LA is on the web at www.calodging.com.