The Florida Attractions Scholarship Foundation provides resources to ensure the future of Florida's hospitality workforce through two FAA member-funded programs:
Accepting Applications for both programs in February 2024
For FAA Member Employees and Their Dependents
Florida Attractions Scholarship Program
Since its inception in 2012, the Florida Attractions Scholarship Foundation has awarded $79,950 to 80 students studying tourism-related careers.
In 2023, your Foundation will award several additional $2,000 scholarships to students pursuing degrees in broadly defined hospitality and tourism fields.
The scholarship program is an exclusive benefit to FAA member businesses – their employees, employee family members, volunteers, and interns.
For Full Details and to Apply, visit:
For FAA Member Businesses
Professional Development and Employee Advancement Grant Program
This program - new in 2023 - has been developed to provide FAA member businesses (Attractions & Associate Members) financial support to develop new - and build capacity for existing - professional development and leadership programs. In its first year, the Foundation provided $5,700 in grants to three FAA members.
This grant program will promote the Foundation’s mission to develop the Florida attraction industry’s workforce and prepare for the future challenges.
Qualifying programs can include – individual or group programs for professional development, specific skills training, job-specific certifications, leadership development, and industry conferences.
Every dollar helps us achieve our vision for supporting students and the future workforce of Florida's Tourism Industry. Click below to make a tax-deductible contribution today!