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MARINELLO SCHOOLS OF BEAUTY

HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP


MARINELLO SCHOOLS OF BEAUTY HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

Marinello Schools of Beauty is excited offer a very exciting opportunity for students with raw talent who desire professional skills training to enter the beauty and wellness industry. The majority of high school students who are recognized at graduation will be acknowledged for their academic prowess, not their natural talents.

We encourage high school seniors to enter our fun and exciting Raw Talent Scholarship Competition as an opportunity to earn a Marinello education so they can pursue their dream career in the beauty industry! Click here to apply.


RAW TALENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

A total of twenty-three (23) scholarships will be awarded as follows:

For the Southern California Marinello campuses there will be nine (9) awards:

  • Two 1st place scholarships for $10,000 each.
  • 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th place scholarships for $5,000 each.
  • 6th, 7th and 8th place winners will receive three one-day professional beauty and wellness workshops including Bridal Makeup, Sunless Tanning and Airbrush Tattoo valued at over $1000 total.

For the Northern California Marinello campuses there will be five (5) awards:

  • One 1st place scholarships for $10,000
  • One 2nd place scholarship for $5,000.
  • 3rd, 4th and 5th place winners will receive three one-day professional beauty and wellness workshops including Bridal Makeup, Sunless Tanning and Airbrush Tattoo valued at over $1000 total.

For the Nevada, Oregon and Utah Marinello campuses there will be three (3) awards:

  • One 1st place scholarships for $10,000.
  • One 2nd place scholarship for $5,000.
  • The 3rd place winner will receive three one-day professional beauty and wellness workshops including Bridal Makeup, Sunless Tanning and Airbrush Tattoo valued at over $1000 total.

For the Connecticut and Massachusetts Marinello campuses there will be three (3) awards:

  • One 1st place scholarships for $10,000.
  • One 2nd place scholarship for $5,000.
  • The 3rd place winner will receive three one-day professional beauty and wellness workshops including Bridal Makeup, Sunless Tanning and Airbrush Tattoo valued at over $1000 total.

For the Kansas Marinello campuses there will be three (3) awards:

  • One 1st place scholarships for $10,000.
  • One 2nd place scholarship for $5,000.
  • The 3rd place winner will receive three one-day professional beauty and wellness workshops including Bridal Makeup, Sunless Tanning and Airbrush Tattoo valued at over $1000 total.


HOW TO ENTER

Candidates will be required to submit an essay targeting how they are going to make a difference in the beauty and wellness industry “as a career” with an emphasis on “What will I do to make a difference?” The essay will be graded by the High School Scholarship Committee who will evaluate the essay based on content, creativity, spelling, syntax and grammar.

The following process and rules will apply to enable the Scholarship Committee to consider the winners:

RULES AND REGULATIONS

PART 1: Essay

  • Your essay needs to be double-spaced with a font size of 11 or 12 and a font style of Times New Roman.
  • Your full name, the name of your high school, and the Marinello campus in which you wish to enroll must appear either at the top of the first page or bottom of the second page.
  • Your entry must be original, in English and unpublished at the time of submission. Marinello Schools of Beauty retains one-time publication rights to all winning entries in each category to be published on their website and released to the media. Any piece posted online, anywhere other than a personal blog, is considered published.
  • If you are submitting your entry via regular mail, you must first fill out the online application here, and then print and attach it to your essay. Entries must be postmarked by April 28, 2014, Midnight Pacific Standard time. Address it to:
    Marinello Schools of Beauty-Corporate
    ATTN: Scholarship Committee
    12449 Putnam St.
    Whittier, CA 90602
  • If you are submitting your entry online, fill out the application here and attach your essay in a Microsoft Word document. Entries must be received by April 28, 2014, Midnight Pacific Standard time.

*Essays not conforming to the above requirements will be disqualified.

PART 2: Hands-On Competition

  • Competition is scheduled to begin April 7, 2014 and run through April 25, 2014. (The specific competition day is the choice of the School Director.)
  • Candidates interested in the cosmetology program will be performing formal “updo” hairstyles-Wedding/Prom/Special Events.
  • Candidates interested in the Esthetics (Skin Care) program will perform makeup.
  • The Marinello School Director, and their appointed personnel, will take before and after photographs of the participants’ work. All photographs will be sent to Whittier Corporate, Attention Scholarship Committee, the same day or the next day. Remember, the deadline is April 28, 2014. Please attach a note with the photos that includes the student’s name, high school; grade and Marinello campus (Please do not annotate this information on the pictures.)
  • If the photographs are emailed, please email them to the Marinello Education Department with a subject line of “Scholarship Committee” the same day or the next day. Remember, the deadline is April 28, 2014. On the cover page of the email, please provide the student’s name, high school; grade and Marinello campus (Please do not annotate this information on the pictures.)
  • For Hair, photos will show these 5 views of the “before” and the same 5 of the “after”:
    1. Front
    2. Right side
    3. Left side
    3. Back
    3. Top

    For Makeup, photos will show these 3 views of the “before” and the same 3 of the “after”:
    1. Front
    2. Right side
    3. Left side
  • Video recordings of the actual practical portion of the scholarship requirement would be highly beneficial for marketing and promotion. However, this is a recommendation, NOT A REQUIREMENT.
  • Judging is based on the photographs and will only be on the final look, not the process. Model releases are required. The before and after photographs, and the graded essays will be reviewed and judged by the Scholarship Committee to determine awards.
  • Essays and photos become the property of Marinello Schools or Beauty and will not be returned to the applicant.
  • All competition participants are encouraged to bring friends and family to the campus for a tour and services. Tours and services can be conducted prior to, or on the same day of, the competition.
  • We suggest that each participant receive a welcome package with samples, information material, and Marinello discount coupons for themselves, family and friends.

** Scholarship WINNERS will be announced 30 days after the completion of the competition. Recipients must start Marinello by September 2014 or they will lose eligibility for the scholarship or award. The scholarship may not be transferred to any other college, university, vocational training program, or to cash. The scholarship will be awarded upon successful completion of the Marinello program that the student attends. Management reserves the right to award the scholarship in its entirety upon enrollment. The scholarship becomes null and void if the student drops or does not maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), attendance, or any other criteria that all students are responsible for meeting.

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