James Beard Foundation Scholarships

Amount: Up to $20,000. About: The James Beard Foundation, a nonprofit culinary arts organization based in New York City, offers scholarships for students in the culinary arts, wine studies, and related food systems fields. The scholarships are available to aspiring and established culinary professionals pursuing an education at a licensed or accredited culinary or hospitality school. Various scholarships are awarded each year with different requirements and application criteria. Awards are in the form of cash scholarships, grants, and tuition waivers. Students can access applications beginning in mid-February. Please review the scholarship provider’s website for current details.
Eligible Grade Levels: High School Freshman, College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior
Eligible Majors: Culinary Arts, Wine Studies, Food Systems-related
Residency Requirement: Varies
Minimum GPA: No GPA requirement
Deadline: Application is currently closed. Please note that scholarship deadlines often change, so make sure to check the scholarship sponsor’s website for up-to-date deadlines.