CH&LAEF Scholarship Application

For application eligibility and guidelines, please click here prior to application submission.   

Application deadline is April 30, 2017.

Please consider me for the following scholarship(s):   (Please check all that you are applying for.)

SECTION ONE: Personal Information
  • Yes No

SECTION TWO: Enrollment Information

  • Yes No
  • Full-time Part-time
  • Bachelor's Associate's Certificate
SECTION THREE: Background & Career Goals

In 1-2 pages describe your personal background including information you consider relevant to receiving a scholarship, such as work experience, career aspirations, reason for choosing hospitality industry, etc. (Upload at the end of this application.)

SECTION FOUR: Extracurricular and Professional Activities and Certifications

SECTION FIVE: Transcripts, Resumes & Essay Uploads

In addition to completing this application in full, to be considered for a scholarship, you must provide the following:

  • A current resume of education & work experience.
  • A copy of your most recent college, high school or GED transcript which includes a cumulative grade point average. Official and unofficial transcripts will be accepted.
  • An essay of no more than 1-2 pages, as described in Section Three.
  • A professional reference from an employer, or a letter from a teacher or professor (none of whom can be a relative).

Please ensure you include your name in the FileName, and in the document. You may upload these files by clicking the "Select Files" button below, email to susan@calodging.com, or mail to CH&LA at 414 29th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816-3211.


SECTION SIX: Application Certification

By submitting this application, I certify that the information provided is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge. If requested, I agree to provide proof of the information I have given on this form. CH&LAEF reserves the right to randomly audit the applications and request official transcripts. In the event that I do not provide this documentation, or it does not support the information provided in this application, I acknowledge that the scholarship could be revoked, in which case any award monies must be returned to CH&LAEF. I authorize any college in which I am or have been enrolled to release my most recent transcript when requested. I authorize CH&LAEF to share my contact information with its partner hotel state associations in order to send me additional scholarship information. In the event that I am provided a scholarship, I agree to send CH&LAEF a picture of myself and give CH&LAEF and its sponsoring organizations permission to use the information in this application, my picture, and any scholarship testimonial statements I provide in any of their publications or promotional activities.

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