We are pleased to announce that the 2013 PBA | NCA Sally Beauty Scholarship applications are now available! Scholarships are available in two categories:
The scholarships are available in two categories:
Seven $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school graduates desiring to enter the cosmetology profession. Click here to download the student scholarship application.
Six $500 scholarships will be awarded to current PBA Beauty Professional / NCA section members for continuing education in the field of cosmetology. Click here to download the PBA | NCA member scholarship application.
The applications deadline is November 15, 2013. Scholarships will be awarded at ISSE Long Beach 2013.
Thirteen scholarship recipients will be chosen and notified by mail. All scholarships are funded by Sally Beauty Supply and administered by the Professional Beauty Association Foundation. Applications will be reviewed by a committee appointed by the PBA chair. All scholarship awards are final. Scholarship funds awarded must be used in the year 2013.
2012 Sally Beauty Scholarship Winners
Over 350 applications were received for the 2012 PBA Sally Beauty Excel Scholarship. Although the selection process was difficult given the high caliber of applicants, the PBA committee responsible for awarding scholarships is proud to announce the following awards in each of the two qualifying categories:
Seven $1,000 scholarships have been awarded to high school graduates, desiring to enter the cosmetology profession. The 2012 winners are:
Shominique Abston, Memphis, TN
Adriana Cervantes, Chicago, IL
Chelsie Jones, Murrieta, CA
Kari McGowan, Portland, ME
Sarah Pietrzak, Cannon Falls, MN
Alicia Rangel, Frisco, TX
Graciela Torres, Bloomington, CA
Six $500 scholarships have been awarded to current Beauty Professional / NCA members for continuing education in the field of cosmetology. The 2012 winners are:
Audra Burrell-Wallace, Bellwood, IL
Angela Cunningham, Alwater, OH
Ellen Dorsey, Balto, MD
Johnnie Hood, Louisville, KY
Lauren Stallings, Plainfield, IL
Marion Typhair, Austin, TX
Congratulations to all of the 2012 recipients!
Sally Beauty/National Beauty Culturalists' League Scholarships
Sally Beauty also provides $10,000 in scholarships annually to the National Beauty Culturalists' League, the largest African-American cosmetologists' organization in the world.
National Beauty Culturists’ League
25 Logan Circle, NW
Washington, DC 20005 www.nbcl.org
Sally Cup to Support Student Competition
Sally Beauty also supports student competitions in the US and to this end the Sally Cup is awarded to the top Junior Ladies Technical and Junior Ladies Fashion competitor on a bi-yearly basis. In conjunction with the Sally Cup, Sally Beauty also provides the USA Junior Ladies Fashion and Technical Team with $10,000 to offset their competition related expenses for HairWorld, including registration fees, training and travel costs.