Last Mile Hospitality Scholarship

Rakesh and Mei Sarna Scholarship Endowment, “Last mile” scholarship for Seniors in the Chaplin School of Hospitality Management.

Eligibility criteria for the scholarship are as follows:
i. The scholarships will be awarded to students in the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management who are in, or are entering their senior year.
ii. Recipients must be an undergraduate student enrolled for a minimum of 3 credit hours per semester.
iii. Recipients must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above, and/or must be recommended by the Dean, Vice Dean, and/ or senior leadership in the school’s Office of Student Affairs at the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.
iv. Recipients will demonstrate financial need based on federal financial aid standards, as determined by the University’s financial aid office.
v. Recipients may be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or international students.

In addition, awardees will be called on to attend scholarship recognition/events and/or individual meeting with donor. Prior to disbursing your award, it is imperative that a “thank you” letter, a brief biography and an appropriate head shot be submitted via AcademicWorks.*

Award
$2,000
Scopes
Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
Deadline
08/11/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Why I chose hospitality/tourism as a career
  2. Please provide a short personal statement of your financial need (no more than two paragraphs).
  3. Anticipated Graduation (include semester and year):
  4. Did you submit a FAFSA application?
  5. If awarded, are you willing to attend scholarship recognition/events and/or individual meeting with donor?