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AH&LEF Arthur J. Packard Memorial Scholarship

Goes By: Arthur J. Packard Memorial Scholarship
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Provides scholarships to the most outstanding student of lodging management and to two runners-up through an annual competition among Foundation affiliated four-year programs.

This scholarship honors Arthur J. Packard, who never waited for the lodging industry to ask him to volunteer his time and boundless energy. A third-generation hotelier, his work for AH&LA extended over 30 years -- one of the longest on record.

Must be a hospitality management major.

Requires department nomination. See website for specific nominator contact information.

Award Value

First-place: $5,000 Second-place: $3,000 Third-place: $2,000 plus a free year of student membership to the American Hotel & Lodging Association

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Junior, Senior
Academic Areas: Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management
Areas of Interest:
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Packard Memorial Receipt Deadline
Friday, February 15, 2019

Last updated: March 5, 2019