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Colorado Hospitality Scholarship Program
The Colorado Hospitality Scholarship Program is comprised of three of the state’s industry associations that have come together to offer scholarships to help support undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the hospitality and tourism industry at accredited, four-year universities and colleges.
Karl Mehlmann Scholarship
Funded through the American Hotel & Lodging Education Foundation (AH&LEF) and administered through the Colorado Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA). This application is open to students around the country that attend an AH&LEF affiliated school and meet all of the required criteria.
Administered through the Metro Denver Lodging Council (MDLC) which is an organization that was formed to address issues that pertained specifically to metro Denver area hotels and includes; legislative issues, the Denver convention center, tax issues, transportation issues, and new developments in the metro area.
The scholarships recipients for the 2019/2020 school year have been chosen and awarded. Applications for the 2020/2021 Scholarships will be available in Spring 2020.
If you have any questions regarding the scholarship programs, please contact the CHLA office at (303) 297-8335 or [email protected].
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CHLA provides hospitality educational resources for Colorado members who are also AH&LA Lodging Members. Non-member pricing is available as well.
Discounts on hospitality training tools
AH&LA Lodging Members receive discounts on DVD’s and manuals addressing guest safety, crisis communication, service animals and more!
Special member pricing
AH&LA Lodging Members receive discount pricing on all AHLEI Programs and additional savings off all industry certifications!
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