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Applications for 2015 HIT Scotland Emerging Talent Scholarships Open

  • 18/09/2014

The Hospitality Industry Trust (HIT) Scotland has launched the 2015 Emerging Talent Scholarship programme.

The scholarships offer recipients places on money can’t-buy learning-experiences or on courses at the world’s finest hospitality schools.

Placements range from working in Michelin starred kitchens, behind the scenes of prestigious events and businesses in the UK or spending time in luxury resorts in the emerging markets of the world.

Scholars can also take courses at the Disney Institute in Florida, Europe’s top hospitality school in Lausanne, Switzerland, or at the Ivy League Cornell University School of Hotel Administration in New York State.

New scholarships for this year include the Entrepreneurial scholarship, Global Cities in the Far East and the Capital scholarship.

Applications are welcome from all levels and sectors of the Hospitality Industry, including students studying towards a related qualification, but applicants must live in Scotland.

For further information or to apply for an Emerging Talent Scholarship click here. The closing date for applications is Friday 28th of November 2014 and scholarships will be awarded at HIT Scotland’s Emerging Talent Conference on Thursday 5th February 2015.