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Karl’s Cabin Scholarship

This culinary scholarship was established by Karl’s Cabin to honor its founder, Karl Poulos.  Mr. Poulos worked in kitchens for over 50 years and had a passion for creating dishes that brought joy to all his guests. He was a great father and loving husband through his kindness always put friends and family ahead of himself.  This scholarship recognizes the need to promote education, professionalism and kind spirit in the culinary industry.  Please click here for 2019 Tickets.    Sponsors & Donations Click Here.

Karl Poulos - Founder of Karl's Cabin


To provide financial assistance to a high school graduate, graduating senior or student currently enrolled in or entering culinary school.

Amount to be awarded

$1500 (non-renewable) will be awarded to six students.  Award will be administered in two disbursements:  $750 in the fall semester with the additional $750 awarded in the winter semester.


High school graduate, a graduating senior or a student currently enrolled in a culinary arts program

Minimum cumulative GPA 2.0

Student will be continuing their education at a culinary school in a culinary arts program 

Recipients will be required to prepare a dish with a Karl’s Cabin Chef

Application Requirements

Completed application form (see attached)

Copy of high school transcripts or culinary arts program transcripts if currently taking classes 

Two letters of recommendation

Proof of acceptance to a culinary program or proof of enrollment in a program

Short Essay (500 words maximum) on why you want to pursue a profession in the culinary arts field

Submit an original recipe

Interview with Karl's management team

Application deadline:  June 30, 2019


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