Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International

The HSMAI Foundation, which has been providing scholarships to students pursuing a career in hospitality sales and marketing since 1983, awards merit scholarships to full-time students in the Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Candidate category, and merit scholarships to part-time students pursuing Associate, Baccalaureate or Graduate Degrees. Graduate students are also considered for the new HSMAI Foundation Mike Dimond Scholarship, which has been established to carry on the legacy of this hospitality sales and marketing giant who passed away in 2008. If you have questions, please email

HSMAI Foundation Announces Winners of 2013 Scholarship Awards

The Foundation of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is pleased to announce the selected recipients of its annual merit scholarships. The winners of this year’s awards have shown exceptional promise and dedication in pursuit of higher education with a concentration in a hospitality-related field.

For the past three decades, the HSMAI Foundation has awarded merit scholarships to outstanding students working toward associate, bachelor’s or graduate degrees in hospitality-related fields. In addition to their studies, eligible students must demonstrate related work experience, an intention to pursue a career in hospitality sales, marketing or revenue management, and good academic standing with their college or university.

The 2013 recipients of the scholarships, sponsored by American Express, are Lindsay Frank,Michael Weber and Haiying Huang. Huang is also the recipient of this year’s Mike Dimond Scholarship, which was created by the HSMAI Foundation in 2008 to honor the late hospitality industry leader, Mike Dimond.

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