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
$25,000 Charlie Palmer's Pigs & Pinot Scholarship
Students from any campus in any degree program who meet the following criteria may apply: Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher, Have completed the...
Students from any campus in any degree program who meet the following...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $25,000
Deadline12/18/2018
2 awards of $10,000 each Compass Group Scholarship
Students accepted for the Bachelor’s program who meet the following criteria may apply: Currently in or recently graduated from the Associates...
Students accepted for the Bachelor’s program who meet the following...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: 2 awards of $10,000 each
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,100 Follow Your Dreams Endowed Scholarship
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Be pursuing a Culinary Arts degree Have completed first term of freshman...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Be...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,100
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,000 Giuseppe & Maria Lepore of LCS Companies for Greystone
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must have a GPA of *2.5 or higher, Students who file the FAFSA must demonstrate...
Greystone students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,000 Giuseppe & Maria Lepore of LCS Companies for International Students
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are enrolled in the Associates degree program, Culinary Arts or Baking and Pastry...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,000 Giuseppe & Maria Lepore of LCS Companies for San Antonio Students
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may apply: Maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher, Have completed the first term of freshman...
San Antonio students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,000 Giuseppe & Maria Lepore of LCS Companies Hyde Park Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are currently in or accepted for the Associates degree program, Culinary or Baking...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$2,000 Hudson Valley Fish Farms Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Focus studies on Culinary Arts rather than Baking and Pastry Arts, Have completed...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Focus...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$2,000 Hudson Valley Fish Farms Scholarship for International Students
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are enrolled as international students, Focus studies on Culinary Arts rather than...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Are...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline12/18/2018
$5,100 Michael Cech '80 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Were or are in a Culinary Arts program, Must have completed Freshman year, Must...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Were or...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $5,100
Deadline12/18/2018
$4,750 Michael Igdaloff '90 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be enrolled in a Culinary Arts program, Must have completed at least their...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply: Must be...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: $4,750
Deadline12/18/2018
Up to 4 awards for $6,115 each Ronald & Elizabeth Magruder Endowed Scholarship
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may apply. currently enrolled in sophomore year maintaining a 3.0 or higher GPA filed a...
Hyde Park students who meet the following criteria may...
  • Deadline: 12/18/2018
  • Award: Up to 4 awards for $6,115 each
Deadline12/18/2018
$2,500 Malika Ahmed Memorial Scholarship
Female Greystone students in any Associates degree program who meet the following criteria may apply: Must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher or...
Female Greystone students in any Associates degree program who meet the...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2019
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline01/14/2019
$3,400 Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Scholarship
Students from any campus may apply for this award if they meet the following criteria: Are currently enrolled in or accepted for the May 2019...
Students from any campus may apply for this award if they meet the...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2019
  • Award: $3,400
Deadline01/15/2019
$2,000 Drake Dias Memorial Travel Grant
Students at the Hyde Park campus who fit these qualifications may apply for this scholarship: Enrolled in or accepted for the Bachelor’s program...
Students at the Hyde Park campus who fit these qualifications may apply...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline01/15/2019
$20,000 2019-2020 Statler 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: 01/21/2019
  • Award: $20,000
Deadline01/21/2019
1 @ $5,900 Brennan Family Endowed Scholarship
To be eligible for this award, students at any CIA campus must: Be enrolled in any Associates degree program Have completed freshman year Be a...
To be eligible for this award, students at any CIA campus must: Be...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: 1 @ $5,900
Deadline02/01/2019
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 end...
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies based on need