McInerney Family Endowed Scholarship in Hospitality Leadership

Due to a generous gift from Mr. Joe McInerney, Founding Chairman of the DePaul School of Hospitality Leadership Advisory Board and national hospitality leader, and his family — the McInerney Family Scholarship was created for students enrolled as majors or intended majors in the School of Hospitality Leadership. All *undergraduate*students enrolled as majors in the School of Hospitality Leadership are eligible, and are encouraged to apply for the scholarship funding.

In addition to financial need (as determined by the FAFSA), included in the review process is also consideration for cumulative GPA (2.5 or higher), student activity such as belonging to hospitality clubs or holding club leadership positions, or having full or part time jobs in the hospitality industry.


Please note, in order to be considered for the McInerney Family Endowed Scholarship, you must complete all required fields of the online application. Applications must be completed and submitted online by 11:59:59 PM on Sunday, October 13th, 2019. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must be enrolled as a major OR intended major in the School of Hospitality Leadership. Please select one of the following. Are you a:
  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, or the Events Management Club (EMC) or 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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