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 @ $2,500 Les Dames D'Escoffier - NY, Scholarship
This award is open to students who match the following criteria: Must be women attending the Hyde Park campus. GPA must be 3.0 or higher. This...
This award is open to students who match the following criteria: Must...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $2,500
Deadline02/22/2018
1 @ $4,313.00 The Waldorf Astoria Distinguished Alumni Endowed Scholarship
Students attending the Hyde Park campus who meet the following criteria: filed the FAFSA and demonstrate financial need have between a 2.5 and a...
Students attending the Hyde Park campus who meet the following...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $4,313.00
Deadline02/23/2018
1 @ $2,000 Brian Smith Memorial Scholarship
The recipient of this scholarship must meet the following criteria: Be enrolled as a bachelors student at the CIA, Have filed the FAFSA, Have a...
The recipient of this scholarship must meet the following criteria: Be...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $2,000
Deadline03/05/2018
2 @ $10,000 Chaine des Rotisseurs Scholarship in Memory of Jess Jackson
This is an opportunity for Greystone students only! Must have completed the first term of their freshman year. Applicants must complete the...
This is an opportunity for Greystone students only! Must have...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $10,000
Deadline03/05/2018
1 @ $5,900 Dean Frances Bonk Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available to female students only who meet the following criteria: currently in sophomore year maintaining a 3.0 GPA or...
This scholarship is available to female students only who meet the...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $5,900
Deadline03/05/2018
1 @ $2,000 Jay Magazine Scholarship
This is a special opportunity for students at any CIA campus who have lost both parents, making them independent or putting them into a Foster Care...
This is a special opportunity for students at any CIA campus who have...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $2,000
Deadline03/05/2018
2 @ $2,500 Milea Truck and Auto Group of New York Scholarship
Any student at the Hyde Park campus who meets the following criteria may apply: Has completed freshman year Is maintaining a GPA of 2.5 or...
Any student at the Hyde Park campus who meets the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $2,500
Deadline03/05/2018
1 @ $1,000 Peter Banks Memorial Scholarship
Students who fit the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Must be enrolled at the Hyde Park campus, Must have successfully...
Students who fit the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000
Deadline03/05/2018
2 @ $5,000 each Statler Foundation Scholarship
Students attending any campus may apply for this scholarship if they meet the following criteria: Must be starting Sophomore, Junior, or Senior...
Students attending any campus may apply for this scholarship if they...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $5,000 each
Deadline03/05/2018
1 @ $5,000 The Dorothy and Marshall M. Reisman Foundation Scholarship
Students at the Hyde Park campus who match the following criteria may apply: Must be a permanent resident of New York State, Must have a CIA GPA...
Students at the Hyde Park campus who match the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $5,000
Deadline03/05/2018
2 @ $7,500 The Statler Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship is available to students at any campus who meet the following criteria: Is enrolled in or accepted for one of the CIA’s study...
This scholarship is available to students at any campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $7,500
Deadline03/05/2018
Varies: from $2,500 up to $11,250 William Randolph Hearst Foundation Scholarship
Students attending the Hyde Park campus, in the Bachelor’s program, who meet the following criteria may apply. Maintaining a 3.0 or higher GPA...
Students attending the Hyde Park campus, in the Bachelor’s program, who...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2018
  • Award: Varies: from $2,500 up to $11,250
Deadline03/05/2018
$20,000 Statler Foundation Scholarship of Excellence
Students who fit the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: A Sophomore accepted for the Bachelor’s program or a Junior currently in...
Students who fit the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2018
  • Award: $20,000
Deadline03/14/2018
1 @ $1,000 per campus Chaine des Rotisseurs Scholarship - Greystone/San Antonio Only
This is an opportunity for students only at the San Antonio and Greystone campuses who meet the following criteria. Must have completed the first...
This is an opportunity for students only at the San Antonio and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $1,000 per campus
Deadline03/15/2018
1 @ $2,625 Bob Gildersleeve '90 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Incoming students who will be attending the Hyde Park campus in either the Culinary Arts or the Baking and Pastry Associates degree program may...
Incoming students who will be attending the Hyde Park campus in either...
  • Deadline: 04/12/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $2,625
Deadline04/12/2018
Awards limited to 5 recipients per semester The CIA Service Scholarship Program at the San Antonio Campus
Selected recipients will have the opportunity to be awarded a “Service Scholarship” each semester of their associate degree program and the “Sixth...
Selected recipients will have the opportunity to be awarded a “Service...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Awards limited to 5 recipients per semester
Deadline05/31/2018
1 @ $3,350 Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Scholarship
This award is open to students who meet the following criteria: Are currently participating in the Farm-to-Table: Practices of a Sustainable...
This award is open to students who meet the following criteria: Are...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1 @ $3,350
Varies based on need CIA International Studies Grant
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take either: (a) the Global Cuisines & 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
Varies / up to $20,000 The Food Dreams Foundation Scholarship/Jean-Georges Vongerichten
This scholarship is for incoming high school students from NYC in the AOS program at the Hyde Park campus who have a 3.0 high school GPA or higher,...
This scholarship is for incoming high school students from NYC in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies / up to $20,000
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