HOSPACE News

September 11th 2014 | Investing in talent for the future

We are very pleased to announce this unique opportunity to provide career development for five upcoming young people working in Finance, Revenue Management and IT in the Hospitality Industry.

The HOSPA Career Investment Development Scholarships offers the lucky winners the opportunity to be noticed and publicly recognised for their outstanding achievements in the work place. The prize comprises of a full day at HOSPACE on 20th November 2014 plus a place at the Conference Dinner, where their achievements will be recognised. Each recipient will be featured in the Conference Edition of The Overview.

The criteria for application are:

  • Candidates must be 30 years or younger on 31st October 2014
  • Candidates must be employed in a hospitality organisation working in finance, revenue management or IT
  • Candidates must have been working in the industry for a minimum of twelve months
  • Only one application per company
  • Applications must be accompanied by a CV and letter outlining why the candidate should be considered
  • Candidates must be nominated by senior members of the hospitality industry.

Alongside the Career Investment Development Scholarships, we are also pleased to announce that we offer a networking and educational opportunity for 5 aspiring hospitality students, who have excelled in their current studies, in the form of the HOSPA Future Career Investment Development Scholarships.

The Future Career Investment Development Scholarships provides the lucky winners the chance to be noticed by a potential future employer and to be publicly recognised for their outstanding achievements. The prize comprises of a full day at HOSPACE on 20th November 2014 plus a place at the Conference Dinner, where their achievements will be recognised. As with the Career Scholarships, each recipient will be featured in the Conference Edition of The Overview.

The criteria for application are:

  • Candidates must be 30 years or younger on 31st October 2014
  • Candidates must be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course related to hospitality at a UK University or College
  • Candidates must be in the FINAL year of their studies
  • Candidates must be nominated by their course leader
  • A course leader can only nominate one student
  • Applications must be accompanied by a CV and letter outlining why the candidate should be considered.

Successful candidates for each scholarship award will find that this is a brilliant networking opportunity with senior members of the hospitality industry where they can share knowledge and attend education workshops on industry best practice for the future.

We are accepting applications now and the closing date for nominations is 31st October 2014.

To submit a nomination, please download the respective form from www.hospace.net/delegates/scholarships and return to Wayne Gosden by email to wayne.gosden@hospa.org or fax to +44 (0)1202 887967.