Available Scholarships

Two (2) $2,500. In partnership with the Magic Johnson Foundation, theDenny’s LA franchise restaurants will be offering scholarships in memory of Shami Sall, a loved and admired Sr. Director of Operations of Denny’s. Shami had a helpful spirit and always lived by the creed “giving a hand up instead of a hand out.” This program will award $2500 scholarships to 2 deserving college students who live in the LA market (U.S. citizen or legal temporary resident)who have a life story that speaks to Shami’s mantra and personality. To apply for the scholarship, each student will be asked to submit a 500 word essay on his or her own life story. One of the requirements is to have two recommendation letters from a community leader, teacher or principal. Also required is a copy of the student’s GPA at the end of his or her freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year in college. Because the student’s name and photograph will be used on the company’s website, the student will need to sign a release for that purpose.

• Applications Open: March 15, 2019
• Applications Close: May 31, 2019
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