Student Travel Grants

Wed, 2014-12-03 09:31 -- pchomwong525

Each year Feeding Tomorrow administers numerous travel grants for students to attend the Annual IFT Event. The grants are offered in varying amounts and are available to graduate and undergraduate students who are not receiving funding from another source. Click here to view a sample application. APPLICATION PERIOD NOW CLOSED. In 2017, we had the following travel grants are available:

Andy & Jan Rao International Division Travel Grant: Award, $1,000

- Applicants must be a student member of IFT and of the International Division. Click here to join the division now.
- Students must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student with a concentration in food science
- Student must attend the International on-site social at IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada

Ruth M. Patrick Travel Grant: Award, $500

- Applicants must be a student member of IFT and of the Education, Extension & Outreach Division. Click here to join the division now.
- Student must be a full time MS or PhD student
- Student must be pursuing a graduate degree in food science with a focus on Education, Extension & Outreach and a particular emphasis on a greater understanding of extension and outreach to the public and fostering the next generation of food scientists.

Fruit & Vegetables Products Travel Grant: Award, $1,000

- Applicants must be a student member of IFT and of the Fruit & Vegetable Products division. Click here to join the division now.
- Upon receiving the award, the student must register for the IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo and attend the Fruit & vegetable Products Division on-site social event.
- Student must be a full-time undergraduate (in even year) or graduate student (in odd year) with a concentration in food science.

Harvey Gressgott Memorial Student Travel Grant Sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company: Award, $500

- Applicant must be a student member of IFT.
- Student must be a full-time undergraduate student or graduate with a background or interest in texture applications.

Feeding Tomorrow Travel Grant: $750 Graduate, $750 Undergraduate

- Applicant must be a student member of IFT
- Student must be a full-time undergraduate, MS or PhD student
- Student must be available to assist Feeding Tomorrow with volunteer needs at the Annual Meeting & Food Expo

Applications are now closed.