THINC Africa Awards

 

As HVS we are delighted announce the 2018 Student of the Year Awards for the best and most forward-thinking hotel school students in Africa. Due to the overwhelming number of applications previously, this year we have decided to have two categories, one geared towards managerial students with a strong financial aptitude and entrepreneurial outlook. The second celebrates students that have a distinct passion for the craft of hospitality whether it be guest relations or the invisible geniuses in back of the house that are often unfortunately forgotten. Please nominate yourself or someone who you think is best suited for this  prestigious award.

THINC Africa Student of the Year 2018 – ‘Investment’.  If you believe that you or a student(s) you know would benefit from this exposure, please ask them to send the completed relevant form back to us. In order to qualify the nominee has to be a final year student in an undergraduate hospitality management program, or post graduate student and provide a detailed resume of him/herself.

THINC Africa Student of the Year 2018 – ‘Operations’.  If you believe that you or a student(s) you know would benefit from this exposure, please ask them to send the completed relevant form back to us. In order to qualify the nominee has to be a final year student in a hospitality operations program, the student can be studying towards a higher certificate or diploma and provide a detailed resume of him/herself. Also applicable to a final year student in an undergraduate hospitality management program, or post graduate student and provide a detailed resume of him/herself.

The applicants will be judged by a panel of senior members of the industry, with the winner announced at the Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC Africa) in Cape Town on the 05 September 2018 (The 5 short-listed nominees will be showcased in our brochure for the conference, will be given free entry to the conference and will have a stand in the exhibition hall with their CVs available to all delegates. This will give the best students the chance to be seen and recognised by the attending delegates of the Tourism and Hotel Industry. 

Closing Date for Applications is 06 July 2018.
 

Application Forms