180º Culinary Arts Training Application



The 180° Culinary Arts Training is a 10-week certificate level program offered by City of Refuge. Upon successful completion of the program, students will have achieved the Certificate of Graduation as well as their ServSafe Certification. Training will take place at City of Refuge Monday through Friday, 9am-3pm for 10 consecutive weeks. Training will consist of classroom and kitchen experiences.

Selection of Students
Candidates for on-site interview will be selected based upon answers to questions in this application. Out of the interview candidates, 12 students will be chosen for the next Culinary Arts Training class based on student’s financial need, extracurricular activities, enthusiasm for personal growth, passion for culinary arts and interview.


Personal Information

* Note: All information recorded in this application is confidential andwill be used solely for determination of candidacy for the 180° Culinary Arts Training at City of Refuge. Please be aware that City of Refuge is a smoke‐free campus.

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Required Written Response

In a separate document, complete each essay question listed below. Each question is worth a possible 5 points for a total of 25. Answers must be a minimum of 50 words per question.

I hereby certify that the information I have submitted is correct. I authorize the release of this
information to the City of Refuge review committee and will provide additional information or verification upon request.

If accepted into the 180º Culinary Arts Training, I grant permission to the City of Refuge and its subsidiaries to use the information included in this scholarship application for distribution in both printed and digital matter. I understand that I will not be compensated and that I may not be notified of each use.

Please be aware that City of Refuge is a smoke-free campus.