VANCOUVER — The B.C. Hospitality Foundation (BCHF) has begun accepting applications for its four scholarships for 2018.
The scholarships, which are granted to individuals pursuing an education in the hospitality field, include:
BCHF Industry Scholarships — a legacy scholarship to support families in the industry. Up to three Industry Scholarships are available annually for children of hospitality workers whose parents have worked in the industry for more than five years and who are themselves planning a course of study leading to any hospitality diploma or degree.
BCHF Sommelier Scholarships — up to four $1,000 sommelier scholarships are awarded to further wine education studies, as part of a mentorship program. These scholarships are sponsored by Okanagan Crush Pad (OCP) and Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants.
BCHF Culinary Scholarships — five culinary scholarships awarded in partnership with the Chefs’ Table Society of B.C. The Chefs’ Table Society of B.C. selects the students and the BCHF funds the scholarships.
The Greg King Scholarship at Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts — a collaboration between the BCHF and Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts. The King family is offering a $1,500 scholarship to students who are passionate about cooking.
More information about the scholarships and their application deadlines is available here.