Anthony Narigi Hospitality Scholarship Fund

For students who plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry.

Scholarship Amount

Up to $5,000

Number of Scholarships

Up to 5

Background

The Anthony Narigi Hospitality Scholarship Fund was established by the Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa in loving memory of Anthony Nicholas Narigi, the son of John Narigi, a respected and long-time employee of Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa. This scholarship will support students who plan to pursue a career in the hospitality industry and who are enrolled or plan to enroll in hospitality trade schools, junior colleges, four-year public or private institutions and graduate programs.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicant must reside in Monterey County, San Francisco County, Sonoma County, Napa County, Contra Costa County or Santa Clara County
  • Applicants must be currently employed in the hospitality profession or applying for or enrolled in an educational program pursuing a degree or certificate designed for the hospitality industry, which includes:
    • Hotel / Motel
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Winery
  • Applicants must have worked a minimum of 250 hours if currently employed in the hospitality industry or 100 hours if a current student
  • Applicants must hold a high school diploma
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale

Contact

Gayle Davies at 831.645.4002 or gdavies@montereyplazahotel.com