New education partnership to benefit Caribbean's hospitality sector

CHTA Education Foundation Joins Forces with Grenada’s West Indies School of Hospitality

MOU between the organizations allows for greater regional access to Hospitality Courses from Cornell University and the Culinary Institute of America. FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida (May 4, 2023) – The CHTA Education Foundation (Education Foundation) announces a new partnership with West Indies School of Hospitality (WISH) Grenada to offer training courses to regional hospitality professionals. A…

Apply for a CHTA Education Foundation Scholarship to Study Hospitality 

Click here to APPLY! FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida (April 17, 2023) – Applications are now being accepted for the CHTA Education Foundation (Education Foundation) hospitality scholarship.  Since its inception in 1986, the Education Foundation has disbursed more than USD 2.5 million in scholarships to hospitality professionals across the Caribbean. Between 2013 and 2022, 145 scholarships were…

Apply for the 2023 CHTA Education Foundation/Les Roches Professional Development Program

(Press Release) FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida – Caribbean hospitality employees are invited to apply for admission to the Caribbean Hospitality Professional Development Program sponsored by Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, one of the world’s leading hospitality business schools, and the CHTA Education Foundation (Education Foundation).    Slated to run from June 23 to December 15, 2023,…

Spoken Hospitality English Training Launched in Haiti

The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) joined with representatives from Haiti’s Ministry of Tourism and Ecole Hoteliere d’Haiti to launch the CHTAEF-Haiti Project Spoken Hospitality English Program on Friday, February 10, 2023. Karolin Troubetzkoy, Chairwoman of the CHTAEF shared that Haiti’s Minister of Tourism, Cassandra Francois, was a student in the CHTA…

Aruba Time Share Association Celebrates 2022 Island-Wide Hospitality Training with CHTA Education Foundation

ORANJESTAD, Aruba – Luigi Heredia, President of the Aruba Time Share Association (ATSA) has lauded the successful completion of the island-wide training initiative, delivered by the CHTA Education Foundation. In his closing remarks at Wednesday’s celebration for the participants, Heredia told the gathering that “We want our members, guests, colleagues, owners, partners, investors, and communities…

CHTA Education Foundation Wraps Largest National Training in 36-years on the Turks & Caicos Islands

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks & Caicos – A record 415 participants from the hospitality & tourism sector across the Turks & Caicos Islands have completed a 24-day intensive training program facilitated by the CHTA Education Foundation. The training began on October 11, 2022, led by instructors Louise John and Suzanne Shillingford-Brooks. Over the course of five weeks,…

Over US$100k in Prizes Available in 2022 CHTA Education Foundation Travel Auction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More than 30 prizes valued at over US$100,000 are available to be won in the 2022 Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHTA) Education Foundation Travel Auction. The Education Foundation’s Travel Auction is an annual fundraiser to support training and scholarships for Caribbean hospitality professionals. It provides an opportunity to win amazing Caribbean…

Caribbean Travel Auction Offers Amazing Resort Stays in Support of Education Foundation

Click to Bid MIAMI, Florida (October 25, 2022) – Now’s the time to book next year’s Caribbean getaway while supporting the Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF). The CHTA Education Foundation’s 2022 Caribbean Travel Auction is live with 34 three to seven-night stays at some of the region’s most intimate properties and award-winning…

CHTA Education Foundation Launches 2021 Caribbean Travel Auction on National Make a Difference Day

Over US$100K in Prizes to Advance Caribbean Hospitality Career Development   MIAMI – The annual Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHTA) Education Foundation Caribbean Travel Auction launches today (October 23, 2021) on National Make a Difference Day. This year’s fundraiser includes more than US$100,000 in prizes from over 30 Caribbean hotels and resorts with proceeds…