About the Scholarship

The scholarship program is sponsored by the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation which is committed to helping people build their careers and improve their life. The institution achieves excellence by providing students the necessary tools, resources, and education to help them achieve their academic goals.

This Arthur j. Packed Memorial Scholarship is given to the brilliant student of lodging management. It was initiated and started to honor Arthur J. Packard, a third-generation hotelier who extended their work for more than 30 years. The award is also provided to 2 runner up students in their annual competition.


How to apply for the Scholarship?

  • An applicant must first fill in the online application form available on the official website. All the supportive documents must be attached online with the application.

  • The applicants must have 2 recommendation letters, one is from their employer and another is from the instructor.


Award Amount and Deadline

The scholarship amount varies and depends on what position a student has acquired.

The candidate who takes the 1st place will get $5,000.

The candidate who takes the 2nd place will get $3,000.

The candidate who takes the 3rd place will get $2,000.

The deadline for this scholarship varies and a student can check the official website for more information about this.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be a permanent US citizen with an overall grade point average of 3.5 or above to be eligible for the scholarship.

  • A student must be a UG or graduate in hospitality management major.

  • A student must have enrolled in at least 12 credit hours for the upcoming semester.