Accor Indigenous Scholarship

Type Full scholarship
Study destination Australia
Qualifications Diploma
Applying deadline
Provider email enquiry@bluemountains.edu.au
Provider phone 02 9307 4600
Eligible nationalities Australia
Institutions
  • Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School

Overview

BMIHMS has partnered with AccorHotels to offer a new Indigenous Scholarship to prospective students. This is a unique opportunity for an Indigenous Australian who have proven their passion and dedication to the hospitality industry and are seeking formal qualifications to take their hotelier career to the next level. This industry scholarship consists of a one-year diploma that comprises of six months at the BMIHMS Leura campus and six months in industry placement. During the six months at Leura, BMIHMS will cover full tuition, food and board for the recipient. AccorHotels will cover all reasonable travel expenses and will also guarantee casual work at the Fairmont Resort as appropriate in accordance with the Scholarship Holder’s Diploma timetable and coursework. AccorHotels will also coordinate the industry placement for the recipient.

Eligibility

Instructions

  1. mplete the scholarship application form
  2. Provide a 1 page cover letter outlining:
    • Why you wish to undertake a course with BMIHMS at Torrens University
    • Outcomes you hope to achieve from your studies
    • How the qualification gained will assist you in achieving your future career plans
    • Outline your merit and need for a scholarship
    • Personal achievements, interests and extracurricular activities
    • Any relevant work and/or volunteer experience
    • Future career aspirations;
  3. Submit a resume and photo
  4. Complete the BMIHMS application form
  5. Provide certified copies of any certificates and transcripts received (including year 11 & 12 results)
  6. Attach letters of reference from teacher/s, friends, or employers
  7. Submit your scholarship application and supporting documentation via email: enquiry@bluemountains.edu.au titled ‘Scholarship Application’
  8. A Course and Careers Advisor will be in contact with you to organise an interview