Written Essay – CULINARY STUDENTS STAGE CONTEST + COCHON 555 SCHOLARSHIP powered by Zagat
In 2012, Cochon will host a national contest for culinary students nationwide. Participants will need to submit an essay on the importance of whole animal utilization and why supporting responsible agriculture in food service is important in today’s kitchen. The winner will receive an all expenses paid 7-day Stage at Blackberry Farm with Butcher & Charcuterie Michael Sullivan. The essays will be posted online and a national panel of food celebrities will select a winner. Additionally, two  runner-ups will be awarded sponsorships in the amount of $500 and $250.
One [1st] grand prize aka 7 DAY-STAGE at Blackberry Farm in 2012 (Essay to be published on blackberryfarm.com)
One [2nd] second place prize 3 DAY-STAGE at Dean & Deluca NYC in 2012 (co-created recipe to be published on blog) + $500 from Cochon
One [3rd] third place prize includes an Study Break Gift Box including artisan + heritage products from Dean & Deluca + $250 from Cochon
• Essays will be submitted on June 1st
• Winner will be announced July 15th