The beauty industry wants you!
American Asssociation of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) partners with industry sponsors to offer scholarships and grants to deserving cosmetology students.
More information and applications will be available on additional scholarships soon so check back often.
Beauty Changes Lives Scholarships
The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation offers scholarships and celeb mentorships throughout the year. Opportunities are available for prospective & current students, as well as licensed cosmetologists.
For more information, visit www.beautychangeslives.org/scholarships.
ACE Grants are designed to help you begin your career in cosmetology. ACE Grants are the first ever industry-wide effort to encourage highly motivated and qualified individuals to join the world of cosmetology.Find out more
OPI & AACS ACE Scholarship Program
As part of OPI’s ongoing scholarship program, 9 students annually who are attending AACS member schools will each be awarded a $500.00 scholarship from OPI. Students must be enrolled, or in the process of enrolling, in a cosmetology related program at an AACS member school to qualify. Winners will be selected based on an essay and one industry recommendation.
The next deadline date is 11/10/13. Click here to download an application.
For more information contact Your New School at email@example.com
Sport Clips & American Crew ACE Scholarship Program
Through the ACE (Access to Cosmetology Education) Scholarship Program, up to 20 Cosmetology Students who are enrolled at an AACS member school, will each be awarded a $1,000 scholarship provided by Sport Clips/American Crew.
For any questions please send all inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Alice Madden Barton Scholarship Program
A Great Clips Cosmetology School Scholarship for current students, high school students and anyone interested in cosmetology or barbering as a career can apply for a scholarship through the Alice Madden Barton Scholarship program. These scholarships can be used at any cosmetology or barbering school. The scholarships are given out twice a year in January and July to applicants who can demonstrate a passion for the craft and dedication to developing their skills. The deadlines for applications are June 30 and December 31.
For more information go to www.GreatClips.com/Stylists/Scholarship-Program
Beauty Schools Directory $2,500 Cosmetology Scholarship
Future students of the beauty disciplines – including cosmetology, barbering, esthetics and skin care, nail technology, makeup artistry and several others – can apply for these $2,500 scholarships for cosmetology school. This beauty school scholarship is awarded four times per year, and may be used at most schools nationwide. The scholarship recipient is selected from the pool of individuals who submit their scholarship applications before the deadline each quarter, and meet the eligibility criteria outlined in the rules. Deadlines: January 31, April 30, July 31 and October 31 each year.
For more information go to www.beautyschoolsdirectory.com.
The Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Foundation
The Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship Foundation was established in 1994 by his wife of 39 years, Flo Francis, and the many people whom Joe Francis advised and mentored to their own success in the industry. The mission of the foundation is to help deserving students receive financial assistance for the professional training necessary to build successful, long-term careers in the cosmetology industry. Applications are accepted January 1st through June 1st each year.
For more information go to www.joefrancis.com
PBA|NCA – Sally Scholarship
Through the PBA | NCA (Professional Beauty Association | National Cosmetology Association) and Sally Beauty Supply, seven high school graduates will be awarded $1,000 scholarship. Students must be enrolled in cosmetology school in 2013 to qualify. The deadline to apply is November 15, 2013.
The CC Presidents Scholarship
Win a Presidents Scholarship and take your career to the next level! Regular members of Cosmetologists Chicago® (CC), Cosmetólogos Latinos® (CL), American Association for Esthetics® (AAE) and International Nail Technicians Association® (INTA) can apply for up to $2,500 a year ($7,500 lifetime maximum) for advanced classes and seminars.
You might study in London and Paris, take Master Classes at America’s Beauty Show, national academies or local schools. The Presidents Scholarship awards $25,000 annually to members!
Deadline to apply: 12/3/13 – Fill out application here.
Minerva Beauty Scholarship
Minerva Beauty, Inc. is a leading provider of salon equipment and is committed to supporting those working to enter the field of cosmetology. The Minerva Beauty Scholarship is offered to current students of an accredited cosmetology program who have completed a minimum of one semester and maintained a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applications may be downloaded here. Deadline: May 31, 2013
- Minerva Beauty Scholarship – Five (5) $1,000 scholarships awarded
- Student must have completed at least one semester, or one graded cycle, in an accredited cosmetology program
- Minimum GPA of 3.0 or percentage grade of 80%