The fund was established in honor of Dr. Joe Cortina, Richland Reading Professor who is a long-time supporter of the HEEM program. Students enrolled in the Hospitality, Exhibitions and Event Management Program may apply for up to $500 each year to support the following:
The goal of the fund is to encourage students enrolled in the HEEM Program to supplement their classroom experiences by participating in professional organizations, conferences, and other industry-related events. This fund may
NOT be used for:
Application Instructions and Requirements
This Fund is available only to RLC HEEM students. Applications may be submitted throughout the year.
Please contact M.T. Hickman for more information.M.T. Hickman, Program Coordinator 972-238-6097
The following annual renewable scholarships are available exclusively to HEEM Students.
Industry organizations also offer scholarships to HEEM students.
Learn more about scholarship opportunities at the DCCCD Foundation website.