Awarded Scholarships

Temple University’s School of Tourism & Hospitality Management is proud to award the following scholarships to its deserving students:

Delores W. DeShields Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to an STHM junior/senior who best exemplifies the spirit and passion for travel and tourism that Delores DeShields displayed. The recipients should display a determination to achieve academic success, to have dreams, and to never give up through challenges and disappointments.
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Joel M. and Lenore Lewis Abels Endowed Tourism Management Scholarship
Awarded to an STHM student majoring in Tourism & Hospitality Management to honor the achievements and memories of Joel M. and Lenore Lewis Abels who best exemplify their spirit of professionalism.  Eligible candidates are selected by a committee appointed by the Dean, which are then individually contacted to submit the appropriate application materials.
Click Here to download Joel M. and Lenore Lewis Abels Endowed Tourism Management Scholarship application.

Delores M. Andy Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to an STHM student majoring in Sport & Recreation Management, one who best exemplify the spirit of volunteerism in their communities.  Eligible candidates are selected by a committee appointed by the Dean, which are then individually contacted to submit the appropriate application materials.
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David Bitman Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to an STHM junior/senior majoring in Sport & Recreation Management, one that is planning to pursue a master’s degree in Sport and Recreation Administration at Temple University.  Candidates should have a background in and passion for community service. Eligible candidates are selected by a committee appointed by the Dean, which are then individually contacted to submit the appropriate application materials.
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to download the David Bitman Endowed Scholarship application.

John Mannino Endowed Scholarship
Awarded to an STHM student majoring in Tourism & Hospitality Management, one who best exemplifies John Mannino’s passion for the hospitality industry. Eligible candidates are selected by a committee appointed by the Dean, which are then individually contacted to submit the appropriate application materials.
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to download the John Mannino Endowed Scholarship application.

STHM Senior Seminar Endowed Scholarship Fund
Awarded to various seniors planning to pursue their senior internship within the sport, recreation, tourism, or hospitality realms. Eligible candidates are selected by a committee appointed by the Dean, which are then individually contacted to submit the appropriate application materials.
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to download the STHM Senior Seminar Endowed Scholarship application.

The Tamara Gilmore Scholarship Fund
Awarded to an STHM student planning to pursue a career within the hospitality and event management realms.  Preference is given to those who are under-represented in this field of study and who best exemplify Ms. Gilmore’s professional and entrepreneurial spirit.

Gavin White, Jr. Scholarship Fund
Awarded to underrepresented students within STHM who are receiving their degree in Sport & Recreation Management who best exemplify Gavin’s spirit of perseverance, academic excellence and community involvement.

Outstanding Senior in Sport and Recreation Management Award
Awarded to the most outstanding member of the senior class majoring in Sport and Recreation Management, who demonstrated excellence in scholarship, service, and professional involvement.

Outstanding Senior in Tourism and Hospitality Management Award
Awarded to the most outstanding member of the senior class majoring in Tourism and Hospitality Management, who demonstrated excellence in scholarship, service, and professional involvement.

School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Promising Leader Award
Awarded to an undergraduate student who demonstrated exceptional leadership skills in the sport, recreation, tourism, or hospitality industries.

Outstanding Graduate Student in Sport and Recreation Management Award
Awarded to the most outstanding member of the graduate program majoring in Sport and Recreation Management, who demonstrated excellence in scholarship, service, and professional involvement

Outstanding Graduate Student in Tourism and Hospitality Management Award
Awarded to the most outstanding member of the graduate program majoring in Tourism and Hospitality Management, who demonstrated excellence in scholarship, service, and professional involvement.