Culinary Financial Aid
If you are waiting for financial aid to help you pay a culinary school, you must be sure assisting to an accredited school by the US Department of Education, there you will find and learn about the types of financial aid (loans, grants, and work-study).
No matter what you have considered as a possible choice, for now, the most important is to assure you will be able to finance your culinary education until the end.
Here, are some ideas on how to get the financial aid you need, and at least one will fit with your needs and its requirements:
Offered by the hospitality industries for students as well as restaurant professionals looking for go further in their education.
Private Sector Grants and Scholarships:
Offered by different sources as Internet like FastWeb.
Financial Assistance from the chosen School:
Some schools, those maybe that you are considering, are able to offer you grants and scholarships. Even more, many of them have the form of work-study jobs.
Also, if you are considering an internship school, think about becoming a resident advisor, because you may have already the free room and board.
Even if you don't believe it, the world has many Culinary Foundations devoted to this kind of art. If they believe that giving you money is because of a good cause, be sure you have nothing to worry about.
Family, Union and Employer Assistance:
Many Unions, Companies, and Corporations offer scholarships, for the members, employers as well as for the children of employees.
Federal Student Financial Aid:
Given by the government, the Federal Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) has different opportunities and ways to help you.