GRANT: Les Dames d’Escoffier Career Advancement

This is a pretty great opportunity for women farmers in Middle Tennessee!from the Nashville Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier, an international group of women in food – chefs, business owners, farmers and food advocates.

This cash grant is designed to assist women in furthering their careers in the fields of food, beverage, hospitality and farming. It can take form of a continuing education class, conference fee and associated travel expense, professional development consultation or training, or equipment needed to advance a business. The monetary request can be up to the amount of $500.

Deadline to submit application is June 30, 2017. Recipients will be notified by July 15, 2017.

Criteria:
Applicant must be a female resident of the area comprising the membership scope of Les Dames Nashville chapter, which broadly includes Middle Tennessee and Chattanooga.

Applicant must be actively pursuing her career.
Applicant must demonstrate a financial need.
Applicant agrees to attend the LDEI Nashville Annual Meeting in August 2017 to accept the award and receive acknowledgement.

For application and more info, contact me through Tallahassee May, tally@wildblue.net or at 931-623-0631.