Avondale EDGE Culinary Scholarship

Are you interested in a career in the culinary/hospitality industry?

The City of Avondale, in partnership with Estrella Mountain Community College, is helping students who work in the culinary/hospitality sector to continue their educational pathway and achieve their career goals. The scholarship will cover tuition, books, equipment, and/or industry-recognized certifications.

Scholarship criteria:

The Avondale EDGE Culinary Scholarship opportunity is open to anyone interested in pursuing a career in Culinary.

Current and prospective students must be enrolled at Estrella Mountain Community College in one of the following Culinary programs:

  • Culinary AAS (3564)
  • Culinary Arts I (5155)
  • Culinary Arts II (5363)
  • CUL115 - leads to ServSafe Food Manager Certification

Application deadline:

April 30, 2022

Follow these simple steps to apply:

Step 1: To get admitted to the Maricopa Community Colleges, visit https://www.estrellamountain.edu/students/enrollment-steps.

If you are currently enrolled at EMCC, proceed to step 2.

Step 2: Navigate to https://mcccd.scholarships.ngwebsolutions.com/

Step 3: Sign in with your MEID and Password. If you do not know or need to reset your MEID or Password, visit https://admissions.maricopa.edu/ID/Reactivate/

Step 4: Locate the College-Specific scholarship box and click on College Scholarships.

Step 5: Locate the Avondale EDGE Culinary Scholarship and apply.

Step 6: Award notifications will be sent to your student Gmail account.