How are our scholarship recipients selected?
The LDNY Scholarship Committee selects the scholarship recipients based on their culinary achievements, professional goals and how well their career goals and training match the criteria for the specific scholarships.
The number of scholarships varies from year to year and are awarded to promising young women, pursuing careers in the food, fine beverage and hospitality industries who are currently enrolled in the Participating Schools.
Who were the 2016 LDNY scholarship recipients?
The outstanding women who received the LDNY scholarships were interested in pursuing various areas within the culinary arena including: food, communications, nutrition, health, restaurants, education, sustainable food systems and food manufacturing.
To meet some of the recipients, click here.
How do I apply for a LDNY scholarship?
First... go to 2017 Scholarship Application, click here
To be considered for a scholarship, your application packet must include, in this order:
What is the deadline for submitting my application?
Completed applications must be submitted to the participating school’s liaison, who will then verify and forward the application as a PDF electronic file to LDNY—after January 9, 2017, and no later than March 6, 2017.
Important additional Information: