Azmont Scholarship Program 2018

Azmont Investments Scholarship Program, 2018-2019 IHS Undergraduate Program

 

Azmont Investments is pleased to announce a third Open Call for Azmont Scholarship Program.  For scholar year 2018-2019, five full-funded scholarships will be granted for the International Hospitality and Management studies at the Faculty of Culture and Tourism of the University of Donja Gorica in duration of three years, with the focus on the students from Boka Bay, primarily from Herceg Novi.

The program is implemented through the license of French School Vatel which was recognized as the highest-quality school in the field of international hospitality and management for the year 2016.

 

Azmont Investments, partnered with Univerizitet Donja Gorica and Vatel, aims to:

  • Secure development of educational program in hospitality.

  • Support local resources, enable them to develop further and use international know-how.

  • Prepare students for a rewarding career in hospitality, tourism and hotel management.

Upon completion of the academic studies, Bachelor and/or Master’s program, scholars will receive a national and EU diploma from this International school. In addition, upon completion of studies, scholars are to be offered a position within Azmont Investments projects, i.e. Portonovi Resort.

Azmont Investments is proud of all past generations which are already in the process of gaining international practice and expertise. Up to 100 students enrolled the program in the previous two academic years, and we are eager to congratulate the first generation of graduates who will finish their studies next school year and thus contribute to numerous development projects in Montenegro and abroad.

 

The Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, or disability.

To be eligible for the Azmont Scholarship Program, applicants must:

  • Be a resident of Montenegro, living in the Boka Bay, primarily living in the Herceg Novi area. Note: students from whole Montenegro are eligible to apply.

  • Be a high school graduate; be a professional working in the hospitality and tourism industry for at least one year (i.e. waiter, receptionist, house keepers, managers, F&B staff, marketing or communication professional in this area, etc).

  • Be highly motivated to increase their skills and know-how in the hospitality field, through a combination of theoretical and practical studies.

  • Be ready to be introduced to hospitality-related specific skills and values through dress code, language, warm and welcoming attitude, respect for others, open-mindedness to other cultures and good linguistic skills.

  • Be fluent in reading, writing, and speaking English. Second language is not mandatory but will be a plus.

  • Be able to travel abroad and take part in internship programs within the Studies.

  • Be able to begin studies in the autumn of 2018.
  • Be able to begin work in one of the projects from Azmont Investments portfolio upon completion of studies.

 

Supporting documentation to be submitted

  • Fully completed Application Form, with a Personal Statement.

  • CV.

  • Motivation Letter.

  • Recommendation Letter (at least one for students and at least two for professionals applying).

  • Language Certificates.

  • Passport copy.

Copies of official school transcripts or proof of working experience for a professional working in the hospitality and tourism industry.

  • One recent photo attached to the Application Form.

Participant selection is determined by a Selection Committee. 

 

Deadline: The deadline to apply for the Azmont Scholarship Program is June 17th 2018.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 5 scholarships covering 100% of tuition fee may be awarded.

Scholarship value/duration: The scholarship is currently awarded with the value of 2400.00 EUR per School year, in total 7200.00 EUR per scholar. The duration is for three years and applies only to International Hospitality and Management of the Faculty of Culture and Tourism of the University of Donja Gorica.

 

Documentation should be submitted

By regular post:

Azmont Investments (for Azmont Investments Scholarship Program, 2018-2019 IHS Undergraduate Program)

Titova Vila Lovćenka, Braće Grakalića 94, 85340 Herceg Novi, Montenegro

 

Or via e-mail:

info@azmont.com (for Azmont Investments Scholarship Program, 2018-2019 IHS Undergraduate Program)

 

Selection Criteria

Personal Statement

Up to 7 points

CV

Up to 3 points

Motivation Letter

Up to 5 points

Language 

Up to 5 points (3 points for English, second language additional 2 points)

Recommendation Letter

Up to 3 points

Interview Record

Up to 7 points

Maximum points – 30 points.

Note: At least 4 points have to be earned on interview.

 

Application 

 

For downloading Application form please click here