Scholarships and Endowments


Because HFTP is dedicated to supporting the future of hospitality education, HFTP and its members are proud contributors to hospitality continuing education programs around the world.

To get information and/or apply for these scholarships, please contact the universities listed below.


Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management,
University of Houston

  • Alice H. Banks, CHAE Scholarship
  • Charles E. Fitzsimmons, CHAE Scholarship
  • Agnes L. DeFranco, CHAE, Ed.D. Scholarship

Jeremy Dafoe
Academic Advisor
4800 Calhoun
Houston, TX 77204-3902
Ph: (713) 743-3740
Room: N239-C

Cornell University School of Hotel Administration


Meg Keilbach
Associate Dean, AAD
Cornell School of
Hotel Administration
174 Statler Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Ph: (607) 255-9542

Florida International University School of Hospitality Management

Sal V. Spano, CHA, CHAE Scholarship

Gabrielle Cazimir
Scholarship Coordinator
3000 NE 151 St, HM210
Ph: 305.919.4500

University of New Orleans College of Business Administration

Terri Rubin Bartello, CHAE Scholarship

Betty Blanco, CPA, CNE
Director, College of Computer Business Installation
BA 313
New Orleans, LA 70148
Ph: (504) 280-7032

William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

  • Frances Tally Scholarship
  • Larry Chervenak, CHAE Scholarship

Sherry Theriault
Director, Student Services
4504 S Maryland Pkwy
Box 456039
Las Vegas, NV 89154-6039
Ph: (702) 895-1739