The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarship.
With more than 300 applicants, the selection process was challenging based on the quality of candidates, however the scholarship committee is proud to announce the following awards, totaling $18,000 in the two qualifying categories.
The PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are funded by Sally Beauty Supply and administered by the PBA Foundation. Each application is reviewed by a committee appointed by the PBA Chair. All scholarship awards are final, and winners were recognized at the International Salon & Spa Expo (ISSE) Long Beach in January.
“Sally Beauty is proud to have supported PBA for the past 22 years by providing over $200,000 in scholarships for cosmetologists“, commented Jan Roberts, Director of Corporate Communications, Sally Beauty Supply.
Applications for the 2015 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are now available in the two categories below. The deadline for entry is November 14, 2014, and the scholarships will be awarded at the 2015 ISSE Long Beach show.
Seven $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school graduates with the desire to enter the cosmetology profession. Six $500 scholarships will also be awarded to current PBA Beauty Professional / NCA section members for continuing education in the cosmetology field, such as at an accredited advanced academy or for attending education / training at industry tradeshows.