The Vilcek Foundation, a private foundation dedicated to raising awareness of immigrant contributions to American society, is accepting applications for the 2019 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Culinary Arts from now until June 11. Three $50,000 prizes will be awarded to immigrant professionals working as chefs and food preparers, beverage professionals, or food writers.
Applicants should be foreign-born, working in the U.S., and no older than 38 years of age. If you are eligible, the Vilcek Foundation invites you to apply and promote this opportunity to your networks. Applications will be accepted through June 11, 5 p.m. EDT, and complete eligibility requirements and the online application are available at www.vilcek.org.