Scholarship Opportunities

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Internal Scholarships Available

Internal scholarships for select programs available. Ask your Admissions Manager or Financial Aid Manager for details!

May Cosmetology – Tik Tok Scholarship

Be Aveda Institutes is offering ALL incoming cosmetology students a $1,000 scholarship towards their tuition to students who are enrolling in our May 13 + May 14 class.

How to enter:

  • Step 1: Create + upload a video to Tik Tok following the viral trend: “I’m going to cosmetology school, of course I…..” Show us your unique flair and personality!
  • Step 2: Use the hashtag #AVEDAMAYCOS and tag @be_aveda in your video.
  • Step 3: Make sure to follow us on TikTok @be_aveda to stay updated on all things beauty!
  • Step 4: Once your masterpiece is ready, send the link to your TikTok video to your admissions manager for submission.
  • Type: Video
  • Who May Apply: Prospective May Cosmetology Students

Sunlight Spa Supply Scholarship

Sunlight Cosmetology Fund is a non-profit by Sunlight Spa Supply with the goal of supporting students of cosmetology, barber, esthetics, and related fields. Five students will be selected to each receive a one thousand-dollar scholarship. The application is a short 150-word response to one of three prompts.

Apply here – Best of luck to all applicants!

  • Amount: Varies
  • Type: Essay
  • Who May Apply: Prospective & Current Students

Beauty Changes Lives Scholarships – All Programs

Beauty Changes Lives is a non-profit organization driven to make the beauty profession a first-choice career by empowering individuals with mentorship, inspiration & scholarships. Click here to explore all the scholarship options, or keep reading below.

Alice Madden Barton Scholarship – The Great Scholarship Program

The Great Scholarship Program provides over $100,000 in scholarships to cosmetology and barbering students each year! Eligible students can apply for a scholarship valued up to $5,000. Open all year to apply.

  • Amount: Varies
  • Type: Essay
  • Who May Apply: Prospective & Current Students

Beauty as a Business Scholarship

Cosmetology, Barber or Esthetics Students! Need a little extra assistance paying for school? Beauty as a Business is proud to be offering a scholarship designed specifically for beauty school students to cover tuition costs.We know how important social media is for a beauty professional, which is why our scholarship focuses on helping students develop those crucial soft skills while they’re still in school.

  • Amount: $1,500
  • Type: Photo and Video Submission
  • Who May Apply: New or Current Students
  • Deadlines:
    • Quarter 1- January 1 – March 15
    • Quarter 2- April 1 – June 15
    • Quarter 3- July 1 – September 15
    • Quarter 4- October 1 – December 15

Massage Scholarship Opportunities

The Massage Envy National Scholarship

Educators, Apply for a $10,000 Grant for Your Massage School! Funded by Massage Envy!

Five $10,000 grants, funded by Massage Envy, will be awarded to massage schools in May 2023. The grants are intended to help massage schools attract, train, and graduate future generations of highly qualified massage therapists.”

onePulse Foundation Scholarship

FULL RIDE for 7 cosmetology students – apply today!