Walters Williams Scholarship


Eligibility Criteria

Guidelines for Eligibility
(1) Is currently enrolled in HA 4114 Internship
(2) Has successfully completed HA 4001 Internship Preparation
(3) Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher

Instructions for Application

(1) A letter of recommendation from a professional contact currently working in the Hospitality Administration field
(2) A one page letter of application written by the student explaining outlining their candidacy and qualifications as they relate to this scholarship. Students can also include his/her interest in the hospitality industry.
(3) Current copy of academic transcript (an unofficial transcript acceptable).
(4) Please submit completed application and support documents to

(Deadline for summer internship application is May 1 and Spring internship is December 1)

Scoring Criteria

  • Commitment to the hospitality industry
  • Community service/volunteerism
  • Communication skills
  • Experience
  • Leadership
  • Need
  • Academic accomplishments