National Restaurant Association Scholarship
Who's Eligible: First-time freshmen and undergrad students with a desire to go into the restaurant and food service industries.
Award Amount: Up to $5,500
Due Date: Varies by program
The National Restaurant Association Education Foundation offers a few different scholarship programs, but they all have one thing in common—you must be passionate about working with food to get them. Scholarship opportunities range from awards designed for those with entrepreneurial spirit to an all expense paid trip to Italy where eager undergrads can learn cooking and winemaking from the pros. All NRAEF scholarships are merit-based, so all interested students are encouraged to apply.