How To Pay For Lash School

October 10, 2023

Embarking on a journey toward a career in the lash industry can be an exciting prospect. However, for many potential students, the financial barrier can be daunting. At DFW Lash University (DLU), we are deeply committed to making dreams a reality for everyone. We understand that the cost of education can be a significant hurdle, and that's why we offer a range of scholarship programs and discounts to help you pursue your passion for lash artistry.

In this guide, we will explore various scholarship opportunities offered at DFW Lash University, along with tips on how to save money on your lash education. Whether you are a single parent, a military service member, someone facing financial hardships, or even someone with educational challenges, we have scholarships designed to assist you in your pursuit of a career in the lash industry.

Needs-Based Scholarship

Our Needs-Based Scholarship is a program designed to support those currently receiving public assistance. We understand that financial hardships can make investing in your future feel overwhelming. However, this scholarship is here to provide the support you need to achieve your lash industry dreams.

Qualifications for Needs-Based Scholarship:

  • Currently receiving public assistance (e.g., food stamps, Medicaid, housing assistance, child-care assistance, WIC, cash assistance, disability).
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Provide current proof of Public Assistance Eligibility of Benefits along with case worker contact information.

Submission Requirement:

  • Written Essay or Video: 
  • Title: Achieving My Potential: A Journey Towards a Career in the Lash Industry at DLU

Military Scholarship

Our Military Scholarship is a token of our appreciation for the brave men, women, and families who serve our country. This scholarship is designed to assist active duty military, veterans, and dependents of military personnel in their pursuit of a fulfilling career in the lash industry.

Qualifications for Military Scholarship:

  • Active duty military, veterans, or dependents of military personnel.
  • Proof of veteran or active military status or dependent status.
  • Must be 18 years or older.

Submission Requirement 

  • Written Essay or Video:
  • Title: "From Military Life to Lash Mastery: My Journey Towards a Career in the Lash Industry"

Single Parent Scholarship

For single parents who are juggling life's responsibilities while striving for a better future, our Single Parent Scholarship is here to help. We understand the challenges and are here to encourage you to pursue your dreams in the lash industry.

Qualifications for Single Parent Scholarship:

  • Single parent/guardian with one or more dependent children.
  • Interest in pursuing a career in the lash industry.

Submission Requirement:

  • Written Essay or Video:
  • Title: "Solo Parenting and Achieving My Goals: My Journey Towards a Career in the Lash Industry"

Elevating Education Scholarship

At DLU, we believe in your potential, and we are committed to helping you succeed, regardless of your educational background. Our Elevating Education Scholarship is designed for those without a high school diploma, GED, or with diagnosed learning disabilities.

Qualifications for Elevating Education Scholarship:

  • No high school diploma.
  • GED.
  • Ability to Benefit exam candidate.
  • Diagnosed learning disability (Proof of diagnosis required).

Submission Requirement:

  • Written Essay or Video:
  • Title: “Overcoming Obstacles: My Journey Towards a Career in the Lash Industry"

Savings and Discounts

In addition to our scholarships, we offer several ways to save on your lash school tuition:

  • Early Bird Discount: Enroll early to save $300 off your enrollment fee. Act fast, as this offer is available for a limited time (Applicable during promotional period)
  • Customizable Payment Solutions: We offer flexible payment options to fit your budget. Start the payment process months in advance to make it affordable.
  • Birthday Month Discount: Celebrate your future and your birthday month by enrolling in the cohort of your birthday month and enjoy a $300 discount.
  • Seasonal Enrollment Fee Scholarship: Ask our Admissions team about our limited number of enrollment fee scholarships available per quarter.

Tips For Saving Money

Saving money for your lash education is a smart and achievable goal. Here are some tips to help you save effectively:

  • Set Clear Goals: Determine the total cost of your lash education, including tuition, materials, and any other expenses. Set specific savings goals with deadlines to keep yourself accountable.
  • Create a Budget: Establish a monthly budget that outlines your income and expenses. Identify areas where you can cut back or eliminate unnecessary spending.
  • Open a Dedicated Savings Account: Consider opening a separate savings account specifically for your lash education fund. This separation can help prevent you from spending the money on other expenses.
  • Automate Your Savings: Set up an automatic transfer from your checking account to your savings account on your payday. Treat your education savings as a non-negotiable expense.
  • Reduce Unnecessary Expenses: Cut back on dining out, entertainment, or subscription services that you can live without. Look for cheaper alternatives or free activities for entertainment.
  • Sell Unwanted Items: Declutter your home and sell items you no longer need on platforms like eBay, Craigslist, or Facebook Marketplace. Put the proceeds directly into your education savings account.
  • Part-Time Job or Gig Work: Consider taking on a part-time job or gig work in addition to your main job to increase your income. Allocate this extra income exclusively to your education fund.
  • Save Windfalls: Whenever you receive unexpected money, such as tax refunds, bonuses, or gifts, put a portion of it into your education fund.
  • Buy Secondhand or Borrow: Look for used textbooks, tools, or equipment for your lash education. Borrow materials from friends or classmates when possible.
  • Track Your Progress: Regularly review your savings progress and make adjustments to your budget or savings goals as needed. Celebrate milestones along the way to stay motivated.
  • Stay Committed: Remember your long-term goals and stay committed to saving for your lash education. Visualize the benefits and opportunities your education will bring.
  • Seek Support: Share your goals with friends and family who can provide emotional support and encouragement. Consider finding an accountability partner who shares similar financial goals.

Saving for your lash education may require sacrifice and discipline, but it's an investment in your future. By following these tips and staying focused on your goals, you can successfully save the money needed to pursue your passion in the lash industry.

Contact Us Today! 

At DFW Lash University, we are dedicated to making your dreams of a lash industry career a reality. Our scholarship programs and savings opportunities are designed to break down financial barriers and provide you with the support you need to pursue your passion. Whether you're a single parent, a military service member, facing financial hardships, or dealing with educational challenges, we have a scholarship that can assist you on your journey to lash industry success. Don't let financial concerns hold you back—let us help you achieve your dreams at DFW Lash University and contact us today!