The Beauty Changes Lives | CND | Master Nail Scholarship Program awards $1000 to individuals pursuing advanced, continuing education in the professional nail industry. Each recipient will receive up to $1000 toward tuition, open stock product, and/or travel (where applicable) for advanced nail education Through an Authorized CND Distributor (To find classes being offered: or Directly with a CND EA!

Winners can choose ANY combination:  Master Painter, Master Sculptor or Master Architect Class; ALL 3 Master Classes for Grandmaster Status!

Generously funded by CND to help advance the state of the nail industry through professional excellence, this scholarship is designed to elevate the nail professional through advanced skill building continuing education.

CND is committed to illuminating the high standards of today’s nail industry as a result of new technology and its impact on safe, long lasting and fashion forward professional nail services.  Co-founder and Style Director of CND Jan Arnold said, “CND is dedicated to empowering the next generation of Nail Professionals and a huge part of our commitment is focused on funding professional education.”

Applications for Spring accepted 2/20/17-4/24/17.

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Beauty Changes Lives scholarships are awarded to students attending a member school of the American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS). If you are not sure if your school is a member click here to see a list of AACS schools.

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