The Goya Foods Scholarship
Goya Foods is offering FOUR $20,000 Culinary Arts and Food Science
Scholarships, granted annually, to four students nationwide entering their freshman year of college with an undergraduate degree in culinary arts and/or a food science.
Scholarships are dispensed in the amount of $5,000 awarded per academic year starting in Fall 2019 and are renewable for up to three additional years provided the student remains eligible to receive funding (totaling $20,000).
The Selection Process
The Goya Culinary Arts Scholarship is available on a competitive basis to students entering an accredited two-year or four-year institution.
Applicants of the scholarship will be selected based on the standard
requirements established by Goya and administered by Scholarship America ® including academic achievement, leadership, and financial need, as well as an evaluation of an essay explaining how Goya has enriched their family traditions.
Must also have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. Must be willing to complete 10 hours per month of community service while receiving funding. Must be a U.S.Citizen or a legal permanent resident of the United States with a valid Social Security Number or have been granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
How to Apply
For more information and to apply, please log onto www.goya.com. Applications are due no later than February 15, 2019.