Cosmetology Scholarships
American Association Of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) joined hands with several industry sponsors and offer scholarships and grants to truly deserving cosmetology students.    Access to Cosmetology Education has been especially devised for those who are attending American Association of Cosmetology Schools and member schools. The Access To Cosmetology Education Scholarship Program has been sponsored  by Sports Clips a leading name in Hair Cutting Saloon. Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must be mid way through their training Must have maintained 80% attendance and 80% grade average Demonstrate Financial need There is no limit to the number of applicants from a member school but there will be a limit of one scholarship recipient chosen from an individual school per year for this program. Application form and other necessary information are availablel at: http://www.beautyschools.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=17 & https://m360.beautyschools.org/admin/forms/ViewForm.aspx?id=6245 Award Amount: $ 1,000 Application deadline January 31, 2011

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The American Health and Beauty Aids Institute also known as the AHBAI Fred Luster, Sr. Education Foundation is a Chicago-based foundation that offers scholarship for those who want to pursue their education in cosmetology. Candidate must be enrolled in a a Cosmetic Training Center prior to applying for the scholarship. Only those who have completed at least 300 hours or have 85 percent or more on average at school are eligible to apply. The involvement in extra curricular activities, attendance or winner in some previously held contests will also be taken into consideration. The scholarship is awarded $ 250, awards in amounts totaling to $ 5,000. The application is available at the following link: http://www.ahbai.org/scholar/cosmetology.html. Completely filled application form with two recommendation letters and transcript from the cosmetology school and send it to: Fred Luster Sr. Foundation c/o AHBHAI, P.O Box 19150. Chicago IL Application Deadline: November 30, 2010

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Categories: Cosmetology Scholarships, Scholarships
Joe Francis was a well known name in the field of cosmetology with around 1,000hair saloons through out United States. It was Joe Francis’s dream to provide careers options to those individulas who desire to be in cosmetology industry. The foundation is trying to fulfill his dreams by giving financial assistance to deserving  students required to attend certified barber or cosmetology school. Candidates who are enrolled or currently applying for full time or part time technical institution (cosmetology or barber school) are eligible for this annual scholarship. Also graduates between January 1,2010 to August 31, 2010 of the current award year can also apply for the scholarship. Of all nineteen applicants will be chosen for the award of $ 1000 each which will be awarded in two installments. You can refer to http://www.joefrancis.com/apply.html or application. Application packet must include: One page essay on the following topics Your Financial need Your ambitions, interest and brief family history Why do you want to be cosmetologist Two recommendation letters For more details you can send in e-mail to: kimlarsonmn@gmail.com. You have two options either you can fax or mail your application packet to: Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Foundation P.O. Box 50625 Minneapolis  MN [...]

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Categories: Cosmetology Scholarships, Scholarships