Samuel I. Bailin Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Due to a generous gift from the family, friends and colleagues of Samuel I. Bailin, scholarship money is available to students enrolled as majors/intended majors or minors within the School of Hospitality Leadership. The Samuel I. Bailin Memorial Endowed Scholarship can augment any additional funding a student may have previously been awarded.

Awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Hospitality Leadership who demonstrate financial need and are in good academic standing. Additional consideration may be given to students considering a career in food service management and/or supply-chain operations or a similar field.

All students enrolled as majors and minors, or intended majors and minors in the School of Hospitality Leadership are eligible, and encouraged, to apply for additional scholarship funding. In addition to financial need (as determined by the FAFSA), included in the review process is also consideration for cumulative GPA, student activity such as belonging to hospitality clubs or holding club leadership positions, and having full or part time jobs in the hospitality industry.

To be considered for the scholarship:

  • Complete the online application
  • Upload a current resume.
  • Upload the following essay: Describe your interest in Food Service Management and/or supply-chain operations and how this scholarship will help you in pursuing that interest (single spaced; one proofread page maximum).

Students may apply for any, or all, School of Hospitality Leadership scholarships; however, separate applications are needed for each award. In order to be considered for the Samuel I. Bailin Memorial Endowed Scholarship, you must complete all required fields of the online application and upload all supporting documentation as requested per the scholarship requirements.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must be enrolled as a major and intended major, minor or intended minor in the School of Hospitality Leadership. Please select one of the following.
  2. Please select your hospitality concentration:
  3. Do you have a student club membership and/or leadership role in any of the following: National Society of Minorities in Hospitality (NSMH), American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) DePaul Student Chapter, EPICUREAN, Club Managers Association of America (CMAA), Events Management Club (EMC) or the Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) Eta Sigma Delta (ESD)?
  4. If you answered yes, please state your club name(s) and leadership role(s) below.
  5. Are you employed either full or part time in the hospitality industry?
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