INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS & CONTINUING EDUCATION GRANTS

LDEI ATLANTA – INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS AND CONTINUING EDUCATION GRANT PROGRAM

Since 2001, the Atlanta Chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier International has been pleased to offer annual Scholarships for Education and Continuing Education Grants to female applicants pursuing culinary or pastry arts, farming, beverage management, hospitality, or agriculture coursework. 

ABOUT OUR 2018 PROGRAMS

INDIVIDUAL EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS:  The amount of each scholarship reward is a minimum of $1,000, and recipient(s) must complete a successful application process.

INDIVIDUAL CONTINUING EDUCATION GRANTS:  Grants are awarded in amounts determined by the Atlanta LDEI Board based on funds available for that year. Specific rules and criteria must be met before an applicant will be considered.

DEADLINE STRUCTURE

  • Individual Scholarship Applications:  due 5/15/2018
  • Individual Continuing Education Grant Application Quarterly Deadlines: 
    4/1/2018 | 10/1/2018

APPLICATION PROCESS

We are in the process of transitioning to an online application system. Please check back here by 3/15/18 to apply online. If you have any questions in the meantime please reach out to us at Philanthropy@ldeiatlanta.org


Non-Profit Organization Grant

Les Dames d’Escoffier (LDEI) Atlanta provides thousands of dollars of funding to local organizations each year. We specifically focus on helping organizations working in the areas of: green tables/farming, global culinary initiatives, the culinary community and programs that teach cooking, nutrition or support anti-hunger work.

Grant applications are accepted bi-annually. Deadlines for applications are April 1 and October 1. Requests not awarded grants in April will automatically be placed into consideration for the October review period. LDEI Atlanta will give only one financial grant per organization per calendar year and only to registered 501c3 non-­profit organizations. Organizations will be notified within 6 weeks of deadline for application.

Click here for the application.