The Professional Beauty Association (PBA) announced the recipients of the 2014 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarship. Fourteen $1,000 scholarships were awarded to high school graduates wishing to enter the cosmetology profession, and eight $500 scholarships were awarded to current Beauty Professional/NCA members for continuing education in the field of cosmetology. The PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are funded by Sally Beauty, and winners were recognized at the International Salon & Spa Expo (ISSE) Long Beach in January.
“Sally Beauty is proud to have supported the PBA for the past 22 years by providing over $200,000 in scholarships for cosmetologists,” says Jan Roberts, director of corporate communications, Sally Beauty Supply.
Applications for the 2015 PBA Sally Beauty Scholarships are now available. The applications deadline is November 14, 2014. Only PBA students and licensed professional members are eligible. Additional information is available at www.probeauty.org/scholarships or by calling PBA at (800) 468-2274.