The Beauty Changes Lives Cosmetology scholarships are for prospective and newer students enrolled in a cosmetology program, or for licensed professionals interested in continuing education. Each scholarship is generously funded to help offset the cost of tuition and to help the winners embark on, or further enhance, a career that truly changes lives.

Vidal Sassoon Basic


Exclusively for students attending AACS member schools. Spring applications accepted 1/9/17-3/6/17. Fall applications accepted 6/19/17-8/21/17.

Open to prospective and newer students enrolled in any cosmetology program. Spring applications accepted 3/13/17-5/8/17. Fall applications accepted 8/28/17-10/30/17.

Vidal Sassoon Advanced

Make-up Designory

Exclusively for licensed professionals interested in attending a North American Sassoon Academy program. Spring applications accepted 1/16/17– 3/13/17. Fall applications accepted6/26/17– 8/28/17.

Open to any student attending an AACS member school who is enrolled in any program that offers a MUD makeup course. Spring applications accepted2/13/17-4/10/17. Fall applications accepted 7/24/17-9/11/17.