Timothy S Y Lam Foundation

Scholarships

Certification Scholarships

 

We want to make your career dreams a reality!
 
The Timothy S Y Lam Foundation (TSYLF) appreciates the importance of continuing your professional education and advancement through certification. Hospitality certifications increase the value of professionals to their employers, shows proof of a comprehensive body of knowledge, and promotes industry standards, practices and ethics.

  • This is not a reimbursement program.  We pay your exam fees! $200-$600  
  • TSYLF does not pay application fees, only testing fees. 
  • The exam certification must be offered by a professional, nonprofit, hospitality related association that can be validated by GuideStar.org and such. 
  • Scholarships are for first time testing only. 
  • You cannot apply for retesting or recertification. 
  • You must be 21.

  
Frequently Asked Questions
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Application Schedule

Winter
Full applications are due by: February 15
Grant decision meetings are held in the month of: March
Notice of award or declination will be sent on or before: April 1

Spring
Full applications are due by: May 15
Grant decision meetings are held in the month of: June
Notice of award or declination will be sent on or before: July 1

Summer
Full applications are due by: August 15
Grant decision meetings are held in the month of: September
Notice of award or declination will be sent on or before: October1

Fall
Full applications are due by: November 15
Grant decision meetings are held in the month of: December
Notice of award or declination will be sent on or before: January 1

 
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