Our Opportunities

- Sign in using your CIA Main Menu username and password
- Fill out the General Application and submit it. If you leave it in a “drafted” state you will not be considered for any opportunities.
- After submitting the General Application click the “Opportunities” tab. There you will see the choices: Recommended, Ours and External

  • “Recommended” are the CIA Scholarships that are currently being offered that you meet the criteria for. This is the group you want to concentrate on. If you do not see “Recommended” you are not currently eligible for any CIA scholarships. Please check back every couple of weeks as these update automatically
  • “Ours” are all the scholarships that the CIA offers but they may not be available at this time.
  • “External” are where we list all of the scholarships from external sources other than the CIA that we are aware of. Links are provided for you.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
2 awards for $1,000 each Catherine Brandel Memorial Scholarship
Greystone students may apply if they meet the following criteria: completed their first semester, have filed a FAFSA to demonstrate financial...
Greystone students may apply if they meet the following...
  • Deadline: 06/26/2019
  • Award: 2 awards for $1,000 each
Deadline06/26/2019
$1,471 Phyllis Feder & Jim O'Shea Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria will be considered for this award: Must have been at least 25 years old when they started...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria will be considered...
  • Deadline: 06/26/2019
  • Award: $1,471
Deadline06/26/2019
$1200 Eleanor & Peter Lenich Memorial Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Focus on Baking and Pastry Arts rather than Culinary...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: $1200
Deadline06/30/2019
$5,000 Giuseppe & Maria Lepore of LCS Companies for International Students
International students on the Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are enrolled in an Associates degree program,...
International students on the Hyde Park students who meet the following...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline06/30/2019
2 awards of $3,360 each Jones Dairy San Antonio Endowed Scholarship
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are studying Culinary Arts, Have completed first term of freshman...
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $3,360 each
Deadline06/30/2019
2 awards of $2,500 each Milea Truck and Auto Group of New York Scholarship in Honor of Joseph Milea
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Has completed freshman year Is maintaining a GPA of 2.5 or higher Has completed...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Has...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $2,500 each
Deadline06/30/2019
$2,000 Bill Briwa Memorial Scholarship
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are studying Culinary Arts rather than Baking and Pastry Arts, Have a GPA of 2.0...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline07/01/2019
Up to 5 awards of $5,000 each Chuck Williams Scholarship
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must be from the San Francisco Bay area, Must have completed...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2019
  • Award: Up to 5 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline07/01/2019
$10,000 Jones Dairy Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply. currently in the Bachelor’s program or starting the Bachelor’s program in September...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2019
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline07/01/2019
$10,000.00 Larry Levy Expendable Scholarship
Hyde Park undergraduate students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are studying or did study Culinary Arts, Completed freshman...
Hyde Park undergraduate students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 07/04/2019
  • Award: $10,000.00
Deadline07/04/2019
$2,000 Fisher Faucet Scholarship
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: In the Culinary Arts program, Are freshmen who have completed first...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: In the...
  • Deadline: 07/07/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline07/07/2019
2 awards of $5,000 each IFMA Award for Juniors and Seniors
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must be studying Culinary Arts, In their Junior or Senior...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/07/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline07/07/2019
$1,000 IFMA Gold & Silver
Students attending any campus who match the following criteria may apply: Must be a freshman in the second term, You must have a GPA of 3.0...
Students attending any campus who match the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 07/07/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline07/07/2019
$5,000 IFMA Veterans Scholarship
Students who are veterans from any campus may apply if they meet the following criteria: Are studying Culinary Arts, Have a GPA of 3.0 or...
Students who are veterans from any campus may apply if they meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/07/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline07/07/2019
2 awards of $5,000 each Thomsen Julian Young Endowed Scholarship
Greystone students may apply if they meet the following criteria: Studying Culinary Arts rather than Baking and Pastry, Currently in second...
Greystone students may apply if they meet the following...
  • Deadline: 07/07/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline07/07/2019
$12,500 DEALESSANDRO Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Studying Culinary Arts in an undergraduate degree...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/08/2019
  • Award: $12,500
Deadline07/08/2019
Up to 4 awards of $4,325 each Societe Culinaire Philanthropique Endowed Scholarship
Undergraduate students from any campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Is studying (or did study) Culinary Arts rather than Baking and...
Undergraduate students from any campus who meet the following criteria...
  • Deadline: 07/08/2019
  • Award: Up to 4 awards of $4,325 each
Deadline07/08/2019
2 awards of $3,640 each The Waldorf=Astoria Distinguished Alumni Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: are in or have completed their externship term, will soon graduate from an...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: are in...
  • Deadline: 07/08/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $3,640 each
Deadline07/08/2019
$3000 Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Endowed Scholarship--International
International students at any campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Must have completed freshman year and completed...
International students at any campus who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 07/08/2019
  • Award: $3000
Deadline07/08/2019
$3,500 Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Scholarship
Students from any campus may apply for this award if they meet the following criteria: Have been accepted for the September 2019 Farm-to-Table...
Students from any campus may apply for this award if they meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: $3,500
Deadline07/10/2019
2 awards of $3,200 each Debragga & Spitler Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: are in a Bachelor’s of Food Business Management program with Culinary Arts...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: are in a...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $3,200 each
Deadline07/10/2019
$6,750 Gutenstein Family Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be in Junior or Senior year and have followed the culinary track rather than...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: $6,750
Deadline07/10/2019
$2,750 Masi-Buzzeo
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Are pursuing an Associates degree in Baking and Pastry and...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: $2,750
Deadline07/10/2019
$2,000 The Corky Clark Community Service Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Focused kitchen classes on culinary arts rather than baking and pastry, Filed a...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Focused...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline07/10/2019
2 awards of $5,000 each Wegmans Scholarship
Undergraduate students from any campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Are studying (or did study) Culinary Arts or Baking or Pastry...
Undergraduate students from any campus who meet the following criteria...
  • Deadline: 07/10/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline07/10/2019
1 or 2 of at least $6,250 Danny Kaye "Chefs Without Borders"
Students at any campus in any program of study who match the following criteria may apply: Must be accepted for overseas concentration (Italy,...
Students at any campus in any program of study who match the following...
  • Deadline: 07/11/2019
  • Award: 1 or 2 of at least $6,250
Deadline07/11/2019
2 awards of $2,500 each Dean Small '77 Synergy Restaurant Consultants "Leadership" Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must have successfully completed freshman year and...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/11/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $2,500 each
Deadline07/11/2019
Varies Joseph McCann Scholarship
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria will be considered for this award: Completed freshman year, Filed the FAFSA to demonstrate...
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria will be considered...
  • Deadline: 07/11/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/11/2019
$5,400 Roger Vergé Endowed Scholarship
Students currently enrolled at any campus in any undergraduate program who meet the following criteria may apply: Current freshman may...
Students currently enrolled at any campus in any undergraduate program...
  • Deadline: 07/11/2019
  • Award: $5,400
Deadline07/11/2019
5 awards of $10,000 each San Antonio Livestock Exposition Scholarship
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must have graduated from high school in Texas on or after June 3, 2017 and be a...
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must...
  • Deadline: 07/11/2019
  • Award: 5 awards of $10,000 each
Deadline07/11/2019
up to 5 awards of $5,400 each Confrerie de la Chaine des Rotisseurs/Hal Rosoff Memorial
Students at any campus in any program may apply for this scholarship if they meet the following criteria: Maintain a GPS of 3.2 or higher, Have...
Students at any campus in any program may apply for this scholarship if...
  • Deadline: 07/14/2019
  • Award: up to 5 awards of $5,400 each
Deadline07/14/2019
2 awards of $5,000 each The Allen Family Scholarship
Students at any campus who have been accepted for the Bachelor’s program who meet the following criteria may apply: Have received or will soon...
Students at any campus who have been accepted for the Bachelor’s program...
  • Deadline: 07/14/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline07/14/2019
$10,000 Enrico Monti Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Accepted for or enrolled in a Bachelor’s program, Demonstrate a passion about...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Accepted...
  • Deadline: 07/15/2019
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline07/15/2019
Up to 3 awards of $3,000 each Marcos Hardy Sanders Endowed Scholarship
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Accepted for or enrolled as a Freshman in the San Antonio Culinary Arts...
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 07/15/2019
  • Award: Up to 3 awards of $3,000 each
Deadline07/15/2019
$7,500 Compass Group Scholarship
Current Associates degree students accepted for the Bachelor’s program who meet the following criteria may apply: Currently in or recently...
Current Associates degree students accepted for the Bachelor’s program...
  • Deadline: 07/17/2019
  • Award: $7,500
Deadline07/17/2019
Number of awards and amount varies, up to $4,000 Dyson Foundation Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must have completed the first term of freshman year, Must...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/18/2019
  • Award: Number of awards and amount varies, up to $4,000
Deadline07/18/2019
$2,000 Timothy Upton Memorial Scholarship
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply: Area of study is or has been Culinary Arts, Currently junior or senior in a...
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply: Area of...
  • Deadline: 07/21/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline07/21/2019
$31,080 International Wine & Food Society Scholarship
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, Have filed the FAFSA to...
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 07/25/2019
  • Award: $31,080
Deadline07/25/2019
2 awards of $4,500 each Bob Gildersleeve '90 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Students accepted into the Hyde Park campus and enrolling in September 2019 may apply if they meet the following criteria: Accepted for the...
Students accepted into the Hyde Park campus and enrolling in September...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $4,500 each
Deadline07/28/2019
$5,000 CampusWorks Scholarship
Any undergraduate student from any campus who meets the following criteria may apply: Currently enrolled or accepted for September start...
Any undergraduate student from any campus who meets the following...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline07/28/2019
Number of awards varies; amount up to $6,500 each Chuck Williams Legacy Scholarship
“When I think back I realize that support and encouragement for me came at the right moments from people who cared. People who gave something of...
“When I think back I realize that support and encouragement for me came...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: Number of awards varies; amount up to $6,500 each
Deadline07/28/2019
$5,000 Jayson Grossberg Memorial Scholarship (Summer 2019)
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are focusing their study on kitchen work: Culinary or Baking and Pastry, Have a...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline07/28/2019
$2,000 Jessie Ebbert Memorial Scholarship
Students accepted for or enrolled in the Hyde Park campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Studying Culinary Arts in the Associates...
Students accepted for or enrolled in the Hyde Park campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline07/28/2019
$5,000 The Murphy Family Scholarship
Any incoming or currently enrolled students at any campus who meet the following criteria may apply. Pursuing their first Associates or...
Any incoming or currently enrolled students at any campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline07/28/2019
$5,400 The Nielsen-Massey Foundation Scholarship
Students from any campus may apply for this scholarship if they meet the following criteria: Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher, Are accepted for...
Students from any campus may apply for this scholarship if they meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: $5,400
Deadline07/28/2019
1 or 2 awards of $5,500 each Willa & Ernie Royal Endowed Scholarship
Students enrolled in or accepted to the Hyde Park campus who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must have a CIA or high...
Students enrolled in or accepted to the Hyde Park campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 07/28/2019
  • Award: 1 or 2 awards of $5,500 each
Deadline07/28/2019
2 awards of $2,500 each The Dorothy and Marshall M. Reisman Foundation Scholarship
This award is for a Hyde Park student who matches the following criteria may apply: Must be a permanent resident of New York State from one of...
This award is for a Hyde Park student who matches the following criteria...
  • Deadline: 07/29/2019
  • Award: 2 awards of $2,500 each
Deadline07/29/2019
Varies: up to $10,000 The Food Dreams Foundation Scholarship/Jean-Georges Vongerichten
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be a freshman or first semester sophomore in an Associates program or a...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be...
  • Deadline: 07/29/2019
  • Award: Varies: up to $10,000
Deadline07/29/2019
Varies based on need CIA International Studies Grant
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take either: (a) the Global Cuisines and Cultures trip, which is for two weeks at the...
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies based on need
$750 HARRAH'S Tahoe Hotel & Casino Endowed Scholarship
Students from any campus who meet the following qualifications will be considered for this award: Are permanent residents of the Lake Tahoe...
Students from any campus who meet the following qualifications will be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750