Vidal Sassoon Spring Scholarship Submissions Now Open!
The Beauty Changes Lives Foundation and Wella Professionals Hairdressers at Heart announced the opening of the Spring 2017 “Basic” and “Advanced” Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Program. From Jan. 9 until March 6, 2017, applicants can submit video applications for six “Basic” scholarships. These scholarships cover 50 percent of program tuition and are open to students enrolled in a cosmetology program at a qualified school.
Licensed hairstylists may submit a video application starting Jan. 16 until Mar. 13, 2017. These scholarships award 10 continuing education experiences, which includes a five-day advanced education course at a North American Sassoon Academy, travel included.
Application information on both the “Basic” and “Advanced” scholarship programs—including previous scholarship winners and tips on creating a video application—is available here.
The Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship Competition winners are selected by a panel of industry judges who consider applicants’ passion for the craft of hairstyling and their vision for using a career in beauty to change lives.
“We are so honored to celebrate Vidal Sassoon’s commitment to excellence and his passion for beauty and wellness education,” says Lynelle Lynch, president of the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation. “And we are awed by the generous support Hairdressers at Heart has invested in supporting NextGen hairstylists.”
“It’s our honor to invest in the education and continued learning for students and professionals who are the future stars of our industry,” adds Sal Mauceri, Senior Vice President North America Professional Beauty and Global Nail at Coty Beauty.