Scholarship application form

Les Dames d’Escoffier International
Minnesota Chapter

Minnesota Les Dames Scholarships

The Minnesota LDEI Scholarships are given to qualified women applicants pursuing full-time or part-time academic coursework in the fields of culinary arts, hospitality, beverage, food science, nutrition, agriculture and/or related areas of study. The amount of each scholarship given is a minimum of $1,000. Applicants are judged on their academic and career goals and performance, leadership qualities, financial need and community service.

Please Note:

  • Applicant must be a Minnesota resident
  • Applicant must be enrolled in, or accepted to, an accredited post-secondary program or institution in the U.S.
  • Applicant must submit the completed application along with the required:
    • Essay
    • Resume
    • Transcript
    • 2 Letters of Recommendation

2024 Minnesota LDEI Scholarship Applications will be accepted 

January 15, 2024 to May 1, 2024

All applicants will be notified no later than June 1, 2024 and funds will be sent directly to the named educational institution no later than September 1, 2024.

Application Instructions*

  1. Complete the entire scholarship application form. (All information will be kept confidential.) All fields with a * are required in order to submit your application.
  2. Submit an essay describing why you’re interested in this scholarship and what your professional short and long-term goals are. Include any special considerations you think are noteworthy. The essay should be double-spaced and no more than 500 words.
  3. Submit a current resume including education, extra-curricular activities, work history (paid or volunteer) and community service.
  4. Submit a copy of your most recent academic transcript.
  5. Submit 2 Letters of Recommendation (not from relatives).

*If you are unable to complete the online application form below, please download this document 2024 MN LDEI Scholarship Info and Application Form and email it to: MNLesDames@gmail.com.


Do NOT click on the scholarship application’s Submit button until you are completely finished with your application form!


LDEI MN scholarship application 2024

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

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Last
Permanent Address *
Permanent Address
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City
State/Province
Zip/Postal
Secondary Address
Secondary Address
Address line 1
Address line 2
City
State/Province
Zip/Postal

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

High School Diploma or GED? *
Did you graduate?

Other Schools/Programs

Did you graduate?

Financial Information

MAILING LIST

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Media Release Consent

If you are selected for a scholarship, we would like to highlight your achievement. Would you give us permission to share your field of study along with a photo of yourself (optional) in our newsletter and on our social media sites? If yes, please check the box and add your name and date. (Please note that declining to provide Media Release Consent will in no way affect an applicant's consideration for a scholarship.)
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Last

I agree that all information in this application is factual to the best of my knowledge. I understand that falsification of any personal data will result in disqualification from all award consideration.

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