Kay-Lene Tan of Tonka and Coda awarded 2018 Hostplus Hospitality Scholarship

Kay-Lene Tan, Head Pastry Chef at Tonka and Coda restaurants in Melbourne, has been named the winner of the 2018 Hostplus Hospitality Scholarship supported by Melbourne Food and Wine Festival. Following a four-month selection process, Kay-Lene was awarded the scholarship on 9 July at Food + Wine Victoria’s annual industry awards night. Now in its fifth year, the prestigious Scholarship will provide Kay-Lene with a once-in-a-career opportunity to work across three countries in internationally acclaimed hospitality businesses. Upon her return to Australia, Kay-Lene will continue to expand her industry experience over a year-long mentorship with a local industry leader.  
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Baristas encouraged to apply for Hostplus Hospitality Scholarship

Applications for the nationwide Hostplus Hospitality Scholarship are now open. In its fifth year, the prestigious scholarship offers the next generation of Australian hospitality workers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work across three different countries in internationally acclaimed hospitality businesses. 
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Nuova Simonelli offers six youth scholarships for coffee skills program

Espresso machine manufacturer Nuova Simonelli has created the Simonelli Youth Academy to spread the knowledge of coffee secrets to the youth demographic. The honour the new program, the Simonelli Youth Academy will offer six scholarships to baristas aged between 18 to 30 to undertake a coffee education and training program to help build a successful career in the coffee industry.
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