The 2013 IHLAEF Scholarship Season is closed. Please check back in January to download forms and apply for the 2014 Scholarships.
Please also visit www.ahlef.org for national hospitality scholarships.
The Educational Foundation Signature Scholarships:
Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association (IHLA) Hotel Member Employees and hospitality management students can be awarded $1,000 to $5,000 for college, whether they're already enrolled or are on their way.
The Hostmark Hospitality Goup, Robert J. Cataldo Scholarship:
One $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to an eligible student and IHLA Hotel Member Employee for their academic year in honor of the continued dedication to our industry by "Bob" Cataldo.
J. Patrick Leahy Connoisseur Scholarship:
One $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to an eligible student who demonstrates a passion for food and beverage and making the hotel industry their career of choice in the legacy of "Pat" Leahy.
Richard B. Guggenheim Scholarship:
A minmum of a $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding student who demonstrates their enthusiasm, tenacity and creativity for the hotel industry in the spirit of "Dick" Guggenheim.
Additional scholarships will be awarded to eligible students starting from $1,000.
Congratulations to our 2013 Scholarship Recipients!