Students interested in applying for a beauty college scholarship can do so by searching for scholarships online and following the application instructions. Some schools of cosmetology, such as Empire Beauty Schools, offer their own scholarships. Other scholarships, such as those found at the American Association of Cosmetology Schools, allow students to use the money towards any beauty school.
The following steps are suitable for students seeking a scholarship that can be applied towards any beauty school.
- Research the different scholarships
- Choose a scholarship
- Complete the application
Go to The American Association of Cosmetology Schools scholarship webpage to learn more about the different scholarships and grants available. As of June 2015, examples include Beauty Changes Lives Scholarship, ACE Grant and the Alice Madden Barton Scholarship Program.
Choose the scholarship that seems to be the best fit in terms of deadlines and requirements. For example, the Alice Madden Barton Scholarship may be the best option. Click on the link to go to the website for application instructions.
Follow the instructions to complete the application. Questions may include name, address, date of high school graduation, list of beauty schools the student has an interest in and an essay on why the student should receive a scholarship. Some applications may have online submission available. Make sure the application is received before the deadline.