Scholarships

The Big Dreams Scholarship

The Salon Professional Academy sponsors a quarterly scholarship for $100.00.  In order to be eligible to apply for this scholarship, interested students must be five percent above Satisfactory Academic Progress for their program.  Cosmetology, Cosmetology + MUD, and Esthetics students must have a 90% grade average and 90% attendance at their most recent checkpoint.  Massage Therapy students must be at an 80% grade average and 90% attendance at their most recent checkpoint.  Additionally, qualified students must submit a letter explaining why they are a good choice to receive the scholarship. 

This scholarship is funded by proceeds from Continuing Education classes held at The Salon Professional Academy.  The Scholarship recipient is picked by independent, outside, parties.  The recipient will be notified after selection.

Scholarship Resources

Beauty Changes Lives

https://beautychangeslives.org/

Beauty Changes Lives offers scholarships for the beauty industry.  There are scholarships specific to cosmetology and esthetics, as well as, scholarships that apply to either. 


American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS)

http://beautyschools.org/careers-in-beauty/grants_scholarships/

The American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) compiles a list of scholarships available in the beauty industry.  Make sure to double check application dates.


American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA)

https://www.amtamassage.org/forms/scholarshipformintro.aspx

The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) provides scholarships for Massage Therapy students.  Be sure to double check application dates and requirements.