icc season of savings!

ICC’s Season of Savings has arrived! This Winter, ICC will award up to $130,000 in scholarships to students beginning in our November and December Professional Culinary & Pastry Arts programs*. As many as 17 scholarships have been made available for those who qualify. Please refer to the scholarship details below for application & eligibility requirements. Contact our Financial Aid Office at finaid@culinarycenter.com or 646-254-7545 for more information.

*Note that applications are now closed for November & December scholarships.

Scholarships Awarded:
  • Two (2) $15,000 scholarships available (1 for an eligible November* program & 1 for an eligible December program)
  • Five (5) $10,000 scholarships available (1 for each eligible November* & December programs)
  • Ten (10) $5,000 scholarships available (2 for each eligible November* & December programs)
Application Deadline
Applications are now closed. Please check back for future dates.
Award Date
Applications are now closed. Please check back for future dates.

Financial need is a criterion for this scholarship. Applicants must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for academic year 2019/2020. FAFSA must be completed one week prior to the application deadline in order to be considered for the scholarship.

FAFSA Deadline
Applications are now closed. Please check back for future dates.
Application Criteria:

Must be an applicant of the Professional Culinary Arts or Professional Pastry Arts programs.

Must be a permanent resident or U.S. Citizen.

Demonstrate financial need—applicants must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) no later than one week prior to the application due date.

Must complete the scholarship application and submit a video or 500-word essay describing your educational and career goals.

All required documentation must be submitted prior to starting a program in order to be considered.

No student may receive a combination of institutional or external scholarships that exceeds their out-of-pocket tuition cost.


To apply for International Culinary Center scholarships, submit the following materials:

  • Scholarship application online
  • Complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Choose 1 of the 2 options below:
    • Submit a video expressing your educational and career goals
    • Write an essay describing your educational and career goals (in roughly 500 words)

Materials may be submitted by email or mailed to:

International Culinary Center
Office of Financial Aid

462 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10013

If you have not yet submitted an admission application through the ICC website or in person, please so do. It is required to receive the scholarship.