Les Dames d'Escoffier Endowed Scholarship

The Les Dames d’Escoffier Endowed Scholarship was established in 1985 by the Les Dames d’Escoffier Association to support females studying in the Food and Hospitality Institute at the El Centro Campus.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Major in Food & Hospitality Service
  • Must be enrolled in the Food and Hospitality Institute at the El Centro Campus or a graduate of a high school Pro-start Program.
  • Must be a student attending the El Centro Campus during the period of the award.
  • Must meet federal guidelines for financial need. Applicants must complete the entire FAFSA process by May 1st.
  • Must answer the supplemental questions below.

Recipient Requirements

  • Recipient will be invited to attend one or more of the Les Dames d’Escoffier fundraising events.
  • Recipient will be contacted by the Les Dames d’Escoffier Mentor Coordinator throughout the year for ongoing mentorship.

This scholarship renews for the spring semester. To receive the spring portion, the recipient must maintain the above requirements. Failure to do so could result in a loss of scholarship benefits.

$500 per fall & spring semesters
Anticipated Total

Anticipated total amount over the full term of this award.


04-El Centro Campus, Bakery/Pastry, Culinary Arts, Food & Hospitality
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Food & Hospitality, Culinary Arts or Bakery/Pastry Service major?
  2. Provide a name and email for a recommendation from an instructor of the Food and Hospitality department or Pro-Start Program. To ensure your recommendation request is received by Dallas College faculty you MUST use their new @DallasCollege.edu email address.
  3. What are your academic goals?
  4. Why did you choose this field of study?