Les Dames d’ Escoffier International San Diego Chapter offers scholarships four times a year. They are awarded based on financial need, academic accomplishments, references, goals, aspirations, initiative, and culinary-related experience. You may be asked to appear before the Scholarship Committee for an interview.

Applicant must be a female resident of San Diego County. Applicants may already be enrolled in a school and living outside the area.

  • Applicants must have already applied to or be enrolled in a culinary, wine or hospitality program.
  • Scholarship funds may be used for tuition or program fees only. Checks will be issued only to institutions. Funds may not be applied to living expenses.
  • Scholarship funds are awarded quarterly (September, December, March and June). Funds must be used between within one calendar year of the award.

To apply for a scholarship, please email for an application.