Scholarships and Financial Aid

Students in all programs in the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management need only complete one College of Human Sciences application online to automatically apply for all department-level and college-level scholarships. The application is available from July through December. The deadline is December 5 at 5 p.m.

Apparel, merchandising, and design

Apparel, merchandising, and design students are eligible for scholarships covered by the online College of Human Sciences application. Additionally, students have reaped the benefits of their outstanding work and scholastic achievement by receiving national scholarships.

  • In 2012, five AMD students received the YMA Fashion Scholarship, valued at $5,000.
  • The Steamboat Foundation chose Iowa State University for its $12,000 scholarship and internship in both 2011 and 2012.

Event management

Event Management students are eligible for several AESHM departmental scholarships covered by the online College of Human Sciences application.

Hospitality management

The Hospitality Management program has over $25,000 to give away annually. In addition to the department- and college-level scholarships covered by the online College of Human Sciences application, special scholarships include the following:

  • American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) offers scholarships.


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  • Important Dates

    Most scholarships are due December 5. Check applications for specific deadlines.

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