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High School Students Named Champions Of High Stakes National Culinary Arts And Restaurant Business Competition

High School Students Named Champions Of High Stakes National Culinary Arts And Restaurant Business Competition

Nearly 400 Students from Across the U.S. Competed for Tens of Thousands in Scholarships and National Acclaim Students enrolled in the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s (NRAEF) ProStart program tested their mettle in a sophisticated, real-world culinary and business management competition focused on the restaurant and foodservice sector. Held over […]

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Top-Ranking High School Students To Compete At Nation's Largest Culinary Arts And Restaurant Management Skills Competition

Top-Ranking High School Students To Compete At Nation’s Largest Culinary Arts And Restaurant Management Skills Competition

National ProStart Invitational Offers Millions in Scholarships to Winning Teams High school students who have won their state ProStart competitions are headed to Anaheim, California, for the 14th annual National ProStart Invitational, April 18-20 at the Disneyland Hotel. ProStart is one of the largest industry-supported career technical education programs in […]

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Burger King McLamore Foundation Helps ProStart Students Pursue Post-Secondary Education

Burger King McLamore Foundation Helps ProStart Students Pursue Post-Secondary Education

50 Students Will Each Receive a $1,000 Scholarship The Burger King McLamore Foundation has partnered with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation to award $50,000 in scholarships to ProStart students through its Burger King Scholars program. The scholarships will be awarded to each member of the 1st – 5th place winning teams […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces National Partnership Between Prostart And No Kid Hungry

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces National Partnership Between Prostart And No Kid Hungry

No Kid Hungry Offers Students A Menu of Opportunity for Volunteerism and Community Engagement The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today a new volunteer partnership between its ProStart  program and Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign. ProStart students will be able to earn hours toward their industry-recognized […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces Expansion Of ProStart To Kentucky

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces Expansion Of ProStart To Kentucky

National Two-Year High School Program Grows to 49 States The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today that Kentucky joins its ProStart Program as the 49th state to offer the two-year career technical education program to high school students.  ProStart features an industry-derived, competency-based curriculum that teaches culinary techniques and restaurant […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's Summer Institutes Give ProStart Educators Cutting-Edge Culinary Techniques to Take Back to the Classroom

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s Summer Institutes Give ProStart Educators Cutting-Edge Culinary Techniques to Take Back to the Classroom

The Darden Foundation Sponsors 28 Educator Scholarships While school was out this summer, ProStart educators honed their culinary skills at the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s (NRAEF) 2014 Summer Institutes, a series of weeklong professional development workshops held at the country’s leading culinary schools. In addition to supporting the ProStart […]

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Inaugural Stephen P. Donatone Endowed Scholarship Presented To Chicago-Area High School Graduate

Inaugural Stephen P. Donatone Endowed Scholarship Presented To Chicago-Area High School Graduate

Scholarship Established Through the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation to Help Students Realize Their Full Potential The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today that Sade Donald, a Chicago-area high school student, has been awarded the first Stephen P. Donatone Endowed Scholarship in the amount of $10,000. The scholarship is […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces 11th Annual James H. Maynard Award Winners

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) and Golden Corral recently presented the James H. Maynard Excellence in Education Award to Penny Reynolds of Carson High School (Nev.) and Cecilia Stec of Kentlake High School (Wash.). The $5,000 cash prize is awarded annually by Golden Corral to two ProStart educators […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Announces David R. Parsley Endowed Scholarship Fund for Supply Chain Management

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the David R. Parsley Endowed Scholarship Fund for Supply Chain Management to encourage students to pursue higher education towards furthering their career in food service supply chain management. This scholarship was named after David R. Parsley, senior vice president of supply chain management […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Spotlights Career Opportunities In Restaurant Franchises In New “Project Taste Test” Video

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) today released its second Project Taste Test – Servin’ Up Successful Careers video. The video series, which kicked off in January, features people who have built rewarding careers in the foodservice industry and highlights different career paths and opportunities in the sector. Through […]

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High School Students Take Home Top Culinary & Restaurant Management Honors at ProStart Invitational in Minneapolis

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, Restaurant and Foodservice Industry Employers Award Coveted Scholarships to Winning Teams The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today the winners of its 13th annual National ProStart Invitational, which took place in Minneapolis, Minn., May 3-5. At the competition, ProStart champions from 46 states, […]

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High School Students Compete For $3.75 Million In Scholarships At The National ProStart Invitational

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) is preparing to host the 13th annual National ProStart Invitational at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, Minn. May 3-5. More than 300 top ProStart students from 46 states, territories and Department of Defense bases will demonstrate their mastery of restaurant leadership skills – […]

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National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Invests In The Restaurant Industry’s Future Workforce With The Coca-Cola Company

The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) announced today it received a $420,000 donation from The Coca-Cola Company to support NRAEF’s various engagement programs in 2014, such as ProStart, which connects the industry and the classroom to train students in skills that will help them achieve exciting, rewarding careers. Over […]

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Thousands Of Elite High School Students Vying For Nearly $1 Million In Coveted Culinary And Restaurant Management Scholarships

State-level Competitions Across the Nation Put Foodservice Skills Training to the Test as Students Compete for Spots at National ProStart Invitational Thousands of ProStart students from Alaska to Florida to Maine are sharpening their knives, presentation skills and business plans at state competitions with an eye on competing at the […]

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