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J.T Ronnefeldt KG awards scholarships to German students at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management

J.T Ronnefeldt KG awards scholarships to German students at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management

Dubai, 19 March  2013: The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality management schools and part of Jumeirah Group, is proud to announce that J.T Ronnefeldt KG will provide scholarships for German nationals, who commence their full-time Undergraduate degree at the Academy in 2013-2014. 

J.T Ronnefeldt KG is a renowned traditional tea manufacturer based in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, supplying tea to the world’s top hotels and gourmet restaurants including Burj Al Arab, the world's most luxurious hotel.   

The agreement with J.T Ronnefeldt KG was signed at the Jumeirah Frankfurt Hotel in February 2013 and offers German students who meet the entry requirements and who need financial support, the opportunity to win a scholarship at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management. Applicants should be committed to a career in the hospitality industry, as well as demonstrating academic excellence in their high school results. Successful applicants can qualify for up to 100% of their tuition fees to be covered by the scholarship.

Individuals interested to apply for these scholarships can either contact EAHM at +971 4 315 5555, send an email to: info@emiratesacademy.edu

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  • Photo from the left: Mr Frank Holzapfel, Owner of J.T Ronnefeldt KG, Mr Andreas Beisser, Director of Projects and Operations and Mr Ron Hilvert, Managing Director at The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
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About J.T Ronnefeldt KG:

Ronnefeldt is the top premium brand tea for first class hotels and gourmet restaurants throughout the world. The company was founded in Frankfurt by Johann Tobias Ronnefeldt in 1823. The tea experts specialise in importing and blending high-grade leaf teas from the world’s most important tea growing regions. Ronnefeldt serves the top hospitality companies with tailor-made tea concepts and innovative service ideas. The company has been committed to the same philosophy since its beginnings: Offering unique quality to customers in the world markets from its central European location. Ronnefeldt teas are produced using exclusively traditional methods, which means that each step in the tea’s production is carried out mostly by hand. Ronnefeldt has set industry benchmarks with the development of its famous Ronnefeldt TeaCaddy® – loose tea in its own large net – and with the Ronnefeldt Teavelope® where each teabag contains solely fannings and is individually protected by a special propylene foil. For information on J.T Ronnefeldt KG, go to: www.ronnefeldt.com 

About The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management:

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management in Dubai is one of the world’s leading hotel schools and an integral part of the global luxury hotel company, Jumeirah Group.  It is a leading provider of University-level hospitality business education and offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees designed to develop the hospitality leaders of the future. The Academy works in academic association with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and all programmes of study are fully accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the United Arab Emirates, the Institute of Hospitality in the United Kingdom and THE-ICE (International Centre of Excellence in Tourism and Hospitality Education) in Australia.  It is also a higher education member of the Council of International Schools (CIS). 

For further information and enrolment requirements, please visit the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management online:  www.emiratesacademy.edu 

About Jumeirah Group:

Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa in Mallorca; Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah in Istanbul; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi Waterpark; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and Sirius, its global loyalty programme.

www.jumeirah.com

For further information please contact:
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management
Dr. John Fong, Director of Marketing / Associate Professor 
PO Box 29662 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 315 5118
Fax: +971 4 315 5556
Mobile: +971 566 819 785
E-mail: John.Fong@emiratesacademy.edu
Visit us at: www.emiratesacademy.edu