The Sydell & Arnold Miller Foundation | Art of Haircutting Student Scholarship

Applications accepted from: June 1, 2023 – August 31, 2023

The “Art of Haircutting” scholarship is for students that love hair cutting, the true architecture aspect of cosmetology. Show our judges your 3 favorite haircuts for a chance to win this exciting scholarship category. 

Scholarship: One (1) Tuition Scholarship, up to $5,000.

Summer 2022 season open from June 1, 2023 – August 31, 2023.


  • This Scholarship is open to new and current students enrolled in a cosmetology program to qualify for these scholarships.
  • Students must provide proof of acceptance and/or proof of attendance at an accredited school or institution.
  • The applicant must be eighteen (18) years of age or older by the start date of the program at the accredited school or institution.

Application Requirements:

  1. Application must include three (3) photos of your artistic hair cutting work on a mannequin, client or friends and family showing your creative abilities
  2. Submit a 3-minute maximum, YouTube video with a public link answering the following questions:
    • Please describe your creative vision for the photos of your work and why hairdressing is your passion.
    • What are the top three reasons you’ve decided to pursue a career in beauty?
    • How will receiving this scholarship impact your life?
This scholarship is generously funded by The Sydell and Arnold Miller Foundation. 

Program requirements and dates are subject to change.