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Greater Palm Springs Tourism Foundation School/College Scholarship Application

Tell us about yourself


Tell us about school


Why are you interested in hospitality?

Please include here a 250- to 500-word essay explaining why you are interested in a career in the hospitality industry.

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Checklist of Additional Documents Required for All Applicants

(Please note that incomplete applications will not be reviewed.)

  • Official copy of high school and/or college transcripts
  • Recommendation letter from a high school teacher or college professor
  • Enrollment acceptance documentation
  • Resume including extra-curricular and community service activities you have participated in

Please email or mail documents to:
Gary Orfield, Director of Tourism Development
Visit Greater Palm Springs
70100 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Statement of Accuracy

By submitting this electronic document, you certify that to the best of your knowledge, the information provided in this application is true and complete. If the information is found to be incorrect, you understand that your scholarship may be revoked.