Scholarship Application

Scholarship applicants are required to be members of the national Association for Linen Management organization. 
Only complete applications will be considered. A complete application includes the following:
  • Completed application (lower portion of this page)
  • 500 word essay
  • A letter of recommendation from applicant’s direct supervisor
  • A letter of recommendation from a member of their chapter, if chapter membership applies

Essay and letters of recommendation should be submitted to 


Educational Need (25 points) Based on current job responsibilities & professional goals
 Activity in ALM (25 points) Length of membership, chapter involvement, attendance at conferences, participation on committees
 Financial need (25 points) Based on employer support and the applicant's ability to pay
 Initiative (15 points)  Based on attendance at workshops, conferences and participation in continuing education
 Overall appearance (10 points) Based on overall appearance and continuity of essay