Seattle Culinary Academy Quillisascut Education Fund Scholarship

Seattle Central Community College is infusing environmental sustainability into its renowned Seattle Culinary Academy. Sustainable principles and practices shape the curriculum. Throughout the year, their new greenhouse will provide students the opportunity to learn “seed to plate” practices and will supply fresh herbs for the dining rooms. During the summer quarter students learn about sustainable farming by planting, tending, harvesting and visiting local farms to discover where food really comes from. Learn more

QEF is offering $250 scholarships for fourth or fifth quarter students enrolled in Seattle Culinary Academy.
For consideration, applicants must complete the workshop application, write an essay using the guidelines below, and submit one letter of recommendation.

Please use one or more of the following topics as guidelines for your essay (200 to 500 words):
What gets you excited about cooking?
Who has been your culinary inspiration?
Can you detail an ah-ha moment in your relationship to food, cooking, or your career in the culinary arts?

Also, take a moment to detail:
What are your long-term culinary goals?
Include one letter of recommendation from a food professional or instructor with whom you have worked.

We prefer you submit your application on-line