The Anthony P. Aslanian Hospitality Scholarship Fund

Tony Aslanian

Scholarship Description

Teneo Hospitality & the Aslanian family are sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship award that will be given to a student that is participating in a 4-year hospitality program at any college or university within the United States of America. One participant will be selected by the Scholarship committee. All submissions are due by September 1st, 2024 & Teneo will announce the winner for the upcoming fall semester on October 1st, 2024.

About Tony Aslanian

At the heart of Tony Aslanian was a born leader someone who led his personal and professional life with kindness, humility, and positivity. As a leader, Tony’s greatest strength was mentoring sales and marketing professionals as well as his creativity in solving challenges. With a 38-year career in the hospitality industry, Tony touched the lives of many people, especially those who consider him a mentor. Tony has a deep passion for our industry, it is something that he loved and cherished.

Tony liked nothing more than to walk into a hotel in which he had never been and have an opportunity to experience it. He also couldn’t wait to meet those that ran the hotel and those in the sales departments and start thinking of ways to improve revenues. Tony’s passion was unyielding. He carried himself with such a level of friendliness and authenticity that those that met Tony would never forget.

Scholarship Eligibility

With Tony’s exemplary leadership qualities it is appropriate that the recipient of this scholarship must demonstrate the following:

  • Enrolled

    4-Year Hospitality Program

    Enrolled in a 4-Year Hospitality Program.

  • GPA

    3.0 or Higher

    GPA of 3.0 or Higher.

  • Resume

    Reflects helping others professionally or personally

    Resume that reflects helping others professionally or personally.

  • Community Involvement

    Part of organizations that strengthen the hospitality industry or involved in non-profit charitable organizations.

    Community involvement with organizations that strengthen the hospitality industry or non-profit charitable organizations. Please provide the name of the organization or club and active dates.

  • Essay

    One-page paper explaining how you are aligned with the criteria

    One-page paper explaining how you are aligned with the criteria.

  • Recommendations

    2 References

    2 professional or academic references. Please provide their first name, last name, current organization or company, job title, phone number, and email address.

Scholarship Committee

All submissions will be reviewed by the following committee members:

Jessica Aslanian, Tony’s Wife

Michael & Catherine, Tony’s Son & Daughter

Michael & Catherine Aslanian

Cindy Meyerer, Director of Sales

Cindy Meyerer

Darrell Tamosuinas, CEO

Mike Schugt, President

How to apply

Fill out your application below before the deadline of September 1st, 2024.
The final recipient will be notified by October 1st, 2024.

Apply for the scholarship here

Please make sure there's no sensitive info on your transcripts. Only your name and last name.

Thank you for applying

The committee is reviewing all submissions and will be selecting a winner by October 1st, 2024.