MUD Makeup Scholarship

Generously funded by Make-up Designory (MUD), the MUD Makeup Scholarship offers five $2,500.00 scholarships twice a year for a total of $25,000. The MUD scholarship is open to any student attending an accredited Cosmetology and/or esthetics school that offers MUD makeup in their program.

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Established in 2016, the MUD Makeup Scholarship is the first Beauty Changes Lives program focused on makeup artistry. Beauty Changes Lives President Lynelle Lynch said, “Beauty Changes Lives is committed to helping individuals pursue the many diverse career paths available in the professional beauty and wellness industry. The addition of a makeup scholarship complements the established scholarship programs that support cosmetology, nail, esthetics and massage therapy programs and allows the Foundation to offer a comprehensive suite of beauty and wellness scholarships.”

Scholarship: Five (5) $2,500 scholarships open from August 1-October 31 to be used toward esthetics, or makeup program tuition at a MUD Partner School ONLY. 

Requirements: This scholarship is open to new or current cosmetology, esthetics, or makeup students who have not completed more than fifty percent (50%) of their coursework. Student must be attending or enrolled at a MUD Partner School.

Supplemental Questions: Upload a 3 – 5 minute video OR an inspiration board and essay (200 words) answering, “Why is Beauty your passion and how will your career in Beauty fulfill your purpose?”

Applications accepted from August 1, 2019 – October 15, 2019

Dates are subject to change.

International Spa Association Scholarship

Since 1991, the International SPA Association has been recognized worldwide as the professional organization and voice of the spa industry, representing health and wellness facilities and providers in more than 70 countries.

Members encompass the entire arena of the spa experience, from resort/hotel, destination, mineral springs, medical, club and day spas to service providers such as physicians, wellness instructors, nutritionists, massage therapists and product suppliers.

Scholarship: Eight (8) $1,000 scholarships open from March 1-April 30, and nine (9) $1,000 scholarships open from August 1-October 15 to be used toward esthetics, makeup or massage therapy program tuition.

Requirements: This scholarship is open to new or current esthetics, makeup, special effects makeup or massage therapy students who have not completed more than fifty percent (50%) of their coursework. Student must be attending or enrolled at an accredited makeup, special effects makeup, massage therapy or esthetics school.

Supplemental Questions: Upload a 3 – 5 minute video that includes you applying an esthetics treatment, massage therapy technique or make-up application AND describe why you love esthetics, massage therapy or make-up and why you chose this as a career path and why this will fulfill your passion.

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Applications accepted from August 1, 2019 – October 15, 2019

Dates are subject to change.