Dec 02, 2021

3,000 Scholarship- Nail Technician

  • Scholarships
  • Any Nail Technician Program leading to licensure in the U.S. or Canada
Scholarship Scholarship

Job / Advertisement Description

OPI’s “A Great Opera-Tunity” scholarship will be awarded through the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation and is open to newly accepted or currently enrolled students in a nail technology program that leads to licensure in the U.S. or Canada.

Award Amount | # of Recipients

$36,000 Total Donation / twelve (12) $3,000 scholarships will be available during our 2021 and 2022 scholarship years.

Winter Season 2022– four (4) $3,000 scholarships available / Open from: December 1, 2021 – February 28, 2022


The OPI “A Great Opera-tunity” scholarship is open to newly accepted or currently enrolled students in a nail technology program by an accredited institution leading to licensure in the U.S. or Canada.

Application Requirements:

Complete online application and submit proof of enrollment / acceptance in a nail technology program. You must upload either an enrollment document, official acceptance letter, or progress report from your school.

Submit a three-minute maximum, YouTube video with a public URL answering the following questions (if the video exceeds the three-minute requirement the application will not be eligible):

1. Name a nail art beauty influencer that inspires you; how do you hope to inspire the next generation of nail artists?

2. How will OPI’s “Opera-tunity” scholarship help you achieve your goals?

3. If you could name a future, best-selling OPI lacquer that would describe your best self – what would it be – use your imagination!


As the world leader in the professional nail care industry, OPI, a division of The Wella Company, is committed to providing high-quality products and services with a focus on industry safety and innovation. Known for its exceptional formula, fashionable colors, and iconic names, OPI’s heavily-pigmented lacquers are super rich, long-lasting, and chip-resistant – offering an affordable luxury to consumers.

Currently, OPI is available in over 100 countries and offers a full line of professional items, including nail treatments, finishing products, lotions, manicure/pedicure products, files, tools, and acrylics. OPI places a strong emphasis on corporate social responsibility by raising funds and awareness for numerous charities through retail partnerships and grassroots philanthropic initiatives.