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
$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 Bachelors program effective...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 08/21/2018
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline08/21/2018
Varies: up to $20,000 The Food Dreams Foundation Scholarship/Jean-Georges Vongerichten
This scholarship is for incoming to the Hyde Park campus who match the following criteria: Must be pursuing an Associates degree only, High...
This scholarship is for incoming to the Hyde Park campus who match the...
  • Deadline: 08/21/2018
  • Award: Varies: up to $20,000
Deadline08/21/2018
$2,210 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: 08/21/2018
  • Award: $2,210
Deadline08/21/2018
$1,000 SusieCakes Scholarship
This award is open to students at any campus who meet the following qualifications: Are passionate and creative Baking and Pastry students In...
This award is open to students at any campus who meet the following...
  • Deadline: 08/26/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline08/26/2018
$12,500 DEALESSANDRO Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this scholarship: Studying Culinary Arts, Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply for this...
  • Deadline: 08/27/2018
  • Award: $12,500
Deadline08/27/2018
2 @ $2,500 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: 08/27/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $2,500
Deadline08/27/2018
3 awards of $5,000 each Chaine des Rotisseurs: Hal Roscof 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: 09/04/2018
  • Award: 3 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline09/04/2018
$2,500.00 Continuum Scholarship
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Completed first term of freshman year, Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher, Have...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline09/04/2018
2 awards of $5,000 each Danny Kaye "Chefs Without Borders"
Students at any campus in any program of study who match the following criteria may apply: Completed second term of sophomore year, Must be...
Students at any campus in any program of study who match the following...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline09/04/2018
$6,750 Gutenstein Family Endowed Scholarship
Qualifications: Culinary Arts students who will be in their Junior Year as of September 12, 2017 Maintaining a 3.0 or higher GPA Have filed...
Qualifications: Culinary Arts students who will be in their Junior...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $6,750
Deadline09/04/2018
$2,500 Marcos Hardy Sanders Endowed Scholarship
Students at the San Antonio campus who meet the following criteria may apply: In the second term of freshman year, Enrolled in the Culinary Arts...
Students at the San Antonio campus who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline09/04/2018
$2,000 Matthew Lackey Follow Your Dreams Memorial Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: discipline of focus is or was Culiinary Arts rather than Baking and Pastry, have a...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline09/04/2018
$2,500 Michael Siry Memorial Scholarship
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply: Must be in their sophomore year, Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher, Filed the...
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply: Must be...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline09/04/2018
1 @ $5,600.00 Mijenko "Mike" Grgich Endowed Scholarship
Only students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are accepted for or enrolled in the Wine and Beverage Graduate Certificate Program at...
Only students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are accepted...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: 1 @ $5,600.00
Deadline09/04/2018
$3,600 Roger Verge Bachelor's Endowed Scholarship
Students at any campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be accepted for or enrolled students in a Bachelor’s program, Maintain a...
Students at any campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Must...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: $3,600
Deadline09/04/2018
2 awards of $5,000 each The Murphy Family Scholarship
Any incoming or currently enrolled students at any campus who meet the following criteria may apply. Maintaining a CIA or high school GPA of 2.5...
Any incoming or currently enrolled students at any campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline09/04/2018
2 awards of $5,000 each Wegmans Scholarship
Culinary Arts students attending the Hyde Park campus who meet the following criteria may apply: Have a GPA of 2.7 or higher, Have completed the...
Culinary Arts students attending the Hyde Park campus who meet the...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2018
  • Award: 2 awards of $5,000 each
Deadline09/04/2018
2 @ $5,000 McCormick for Chefs: Passion for Flavor
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may apply: Successfully completed freshman year and externship, Have a GPA of 3.0 or...
Hyde Park students who match the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 09/17/2018
  • Award: 2 @ $5,000
Deadline09/17/2018
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: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Awards limited to 5 recipients per semester
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies based on need CIA International Studies Grant
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take either: (a) the Global Cuisines & 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