Culinary Education Scholarship Fund
The Outer Banks Restaurant Association (OBRA) Scholarship Program is offered to Dare County High School graduating students aspiring to enter a career in the Culinary Arts. If you have a strong academic record, good character references and a compelling interest in the Culinary Arts including pastry, baking, restaurant management, dietetics, nutrition, food science and related studies we urge you to apply for this scholarship.
WINTER 2012 AWARD
Congratulations to Mary Quinn
on her $1000 grant award
Mary will be attending the University of Wilmington in September 2012, pursuing her degree in Nutrition Science. She was awarded this scholarship based on her outstanding character, civic involvement, tight ties in returning to the Outer Banks after completing her degree and her academic performance throughout her career at Manteo High School.
We are so proud of Mary and her accomplishments and are confident she will serve as a shining example of what hard work, moral character, and exceptional work ethics can do for a young person looking to better themselves. Congratulations to Mary and her parents and family on this outstanding achievement!!
WINTER 2013 AWARD(s)
...now accepting applications
Qualifying applicants should submit the enclosed application to
The Outer Banks Restaurant Association
PO Box 2283
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
Winner(s) will be announced at the Taste of the Beach 2013
Grand Tasting event, March 17, 2013
For an Application <click here>
Applications must be complete, including an official transcript from your current school or institution last attended; 2 letters of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, supervisor, or culinary professional familiar with your skills; and an essay about why you have chosen to pursue a career in a culinary field and what your goals are.
The OBRA Scholarship award amount is determined annually by the Outer Banks Restaurant Association. Currently, the OBRA Scholarship award amount is up to $1,000.
The OBRA is a non-profit group of restaurant owners/managers as well as people or businesses serving the restaurant industry. The OBRA meets monthly to discuss issues and concerns within our country that relate to the restaurant industry.
P.O. Box 2283 • Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
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