Cinta Aveda Institute , San Francisco

305 Kearny Street [at Bush]
San Francisco, CA 94108
+1 (415) 477-7055 Main
+1 (415) 989-4400 Office

Cinta Aveda Institute , San Jose

2 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95113
+1 (408) 217-0761 Work

Coming Spring 2017

Cinta Aveda Institute has two Bay Area locations: San Francisco and San Jose Cinta Aveda Institute’s San Jose Location Cinta Aveda Institute’s San Francisco Location

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Cinta Aveda Institute is passionate towards helping students find scholarships to aid in making school affordable. We understand that investing in education comes with a price, so we encourage you to seek out opportunities that will assist you financially in addition to the other financial aid programs we offer.

Cinta Aveda Institute’s “Show & Tell” Scholarship

What You Need to Know:

You must be enrolled in a Cosmetology or Barbering program at Cinta Aveda Institute with a start date prior to the announcement of winners.

Applying for Scholarships

Scholarships submissions can be done in one of two ways:

  1. Create a three minute tutorial video on beauty equipment, tools, techniques, or products. Post the video on YouTube or Facebook with a public URL.
  2. Create a pictorial beauty inspiration board as a PDF file together with a 100 word essay explaining your board.
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What We are Looking For

Judging is conducted by industry professionals and is anonymous. Judging will be based on:

  • Creativity
  • Innovation
  • Confidence
  • Communication

Scholarship Prizes

  • One winner will be awarded $5,000 towards their tuition
  • One winner will be awarded $2,500 towards their tuition
  • One winner will be awarded a round-trip airfare from the Bay Area to Las Vegas together with a pass for each of the two days of the International Beauty Show*
  • One winner will be awarded with a $500 Sephora, Ulta, or CosmoProf shopping spree
  • One winner will be awarded $500 towards the eyelash extension certification course with Borboleta Beauty
  • * The International Beauty Show will be held in Las Vegas between June 24-26, 2017. The dates for the passes and airplane tickets are preset. Food and lodging are not included and are the winner’s responsibility.
  • Shopping spree is awarded in the form of a gift card for one of the three retailers: Sephora, Ulta or Cosmoprof.
  • The Borboleta Beauty Certification Course is held in San Francisco four times a year and must be redeemed between June 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. Dates are subject to change.

Beauty Changes Lives Foundation

Past and present Cinta Aveda Institute students have found much success receiving scholarships from the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation, an organization that is dedicated to changing the perception of beauty while awarding beauty and wellness scholarships to attend school.

For tips towards submitting a powerful application for the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation scholarship, please contact the Cinta Aveda Institute Admissions Office by email or by calling (415) 477-7055 ext. 1.

  • Cosmetology and Barbering scholarships up to $10,000
  • Nail scholarships up to $5,000
  • Massage scholarships up to $1,500
  • Esthetics scholarships up to $2,250

Other Industry Scholarships

If you’d like to request a list of other industry scholarships available to Cinta Aveda Institute students and prospects, please email or call (415) 477-7055 ext. 1 or click the “Learn More” button below and let us know when we get back to you.

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