Now Accepting 2021-2022 Scholarship Applications
The Edna Lewis Foundation is pleased to announce that applications to our 2021-2022 scholarship class are now open. We fund grants of $5,000 to qualified candidates who identify as Black and are at least 21 years old within the categories of Agriculture & Farming, Culinary Arts, and Food Writing. The deadline to apply is April 15, 2021.
Meet our scholarship mentors
We are proud to introduce you to our Mentors for the 2021/2022 Edna Lewis Foundation Scholarship program. This is an exciting group of industry professionals who will provide invaluable assistance and guidance while navigating your career in storytelling, culinary and agriculture.
The Edna Lewis Foundation
"Over the years since I left home, I have kept thinking about the people I grew up with and about our way of life. I realize how much the bond that held us had to do with food.”
– Edna Lewis