Charleston Wine + Food Festival Scholarship

Established by the Charleston Wine + Food Festival, the Fund assists students enrolled in any Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts (Culinary Institute of Charleston) program of study.

Eligibility Criteria: To be considered for this scholarship, an applicant:

1)     must be a new, returning or continuing student;

2)     must be enrolled in any Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts (Culinary Institute of Charleston) program of study  program;

3)     must enroll in and maintain at least six credit hours; and

4)     must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated financial need (determined from completed FAFSA form).

Recipients of the scholarship will receive priority consideration to work with celebrity chefs at the Charleston Wine + Food Festival during the year they receive the scholarship.

Award amount/use: Award of up to $2,500 ($1,250 for fall semester/$1,250 for spring semester) for tuition, books, required course materials and equipment.