Two scholarships are available to Connecticut residents pursuing degrees in hospitality, travel or tourism at accredited college and universities. The Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarship Grants are administered by the Connecticut Office of Tourism (COT).
The Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarship Grants are named for two respected tourism leaders and are funded by the generous contributions of the Connecticut tourism industry. The Richard B. Combs Hospitality Scholarship Grant, a $1,000 grant, and the Walter Schoenknecht Tourism & Travel Scholarship Grant, a $1,000 grant, are awarded annually.
Click here for our 2013 Scholarship criteria and application. Applications are to be received no later than April 11, 2013.