The Greater Moncton Hotel Association (GMHA,) established in 2009, thrives to grow, educate and employee local residences in the hospitality and tourism sector. This year, GMHA has decided to develop a scholarship program to assist students that wish to pursue an education and career in hospitality and tourism. GMHA recognizes the importance of education and training of our future industry leaders and has therefore created this scholarship program to assist deserving students with their college education.
GMHA Tourism Scholarship – 2024
The Greater Moncton Hotel Association Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship enables students to pursue a secondary education leading to excellence within the
Tourism Industry. This year GMHA will award five scholarships, valued at $2000.00 each, to offset post-secondary education expenses and encourage further
education in hospitality and tourism.
FIELD OF STUDY
Successful candidates must be pursuing a recognized post-secondary undergraduate program of study relevant to the Hospitality or Tourism Industry.
All applicants must be enrolled in an approved program or institution in New Brunswick. Proof of acceptance into an approved New Brunswick Tourism program
Applications must be received by GMHA Scholarship Selection Committee post-dated no later than May 31, 2024 @4:00pm.
Enclose a brief (300-500 word) essay, entitled “Why I want to pursue a career in the tourism industry,” indicating your academic and career interests, including your plans for achieving them, and why you have chosen to pursue Tourism as a career.
With this application form, please provide:
- Portfolio, including a resume
- Two letters of reference
Final selection of the candidate may include a personal interview and candidates may reapply if not previously awarded the scholarship.
A collection that includes, but is not limited to, copies of schoolwork, report cards, letter of reference, and participation and/or completion certificates. The collection is bound and presented as a means to enhance the committee’s understanding of your strengths, skills, and achievements.
**NOTE – Scholarship winners will be determined in June and payment will be released after first semester the following January.
Submit by May 31, 2024
Greater Moncton Hotel Association Application 2024
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