Goya Foods has announced a Feb. 15 deadline for its annual Culinary Arts and Food Sciences Scholarship Program that will be offered to four students entering their freshman year of college.
Goya Foods is one of the nation's leading Hispanic food company founded in 1936.
Teaming up with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), which will administer the scholarship, Goya's Culinary Arts and Food Sciences Scholarships will be awarded to students entering a four-year institution as freshmen who are culinary arts and/or food sciences majors. The scholarships are in the amount of $5,000 and awarded per academic year and are renewable for up to three additional years provided the student remains eligible to receive funding, according to a press release.
The food company's scholarship program is an educational pillar and part of Goya's mission to celebrate, nurture, and preserve its diverse culinary heritage and future.
Applicants of the Goya scholarship will be selected based on the standard requirements established by Goya and HSF, including academic achievement, leadership and financial need, as well as an evaluation of an essay explaining how Goya has enriched their family traditions.
For more information and to apply, please log onto www.goya.com/scholarships. Applications are due no later than February 15, 2014.
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