AkH&LA is committed to hiring local within the state’s hospitality industry, and that means helping students get the education and preparation they need to join Alaska’s workforce! AkH&LA provides scholarships to deserving individuals who intend to pursue post-high school course of study at either college/university or other post-secondary educational institutions. Scholarships are funded by voluntary donations from AkH&LA members.
To take advantage of the high school scholarship opportunities, please review the information below and submit your application by May 15.
Applicant must submit the following items:
If you work at a hotel property and want to advance your career by growing your industry knowledge or skill set, AH&LEF’s Professional Development Scholarships provide assistance for distance learning courses and professional certification. If you are a hotel employee currently enrolled in either of these programs through the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute, then you are eligible to apply for a scholarship. Application deadlines are quarterly: January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1.
For more information on professional development scholarships, click here.