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Academy of Dietetics and Nutrition
Scholarship Info
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, through its many association groups, offers a variety of scholarships and educational stipends to individuals pursuing undergraduate and advanced degrees in dietetics or food and nutrition related areas. General scholarship and educational stipend information from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, the dietetic practice groups and affiliate (state) and district dietetic associations can be accessed from the respective group's information listed on this site.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

American Association of Cereal Chemists
Graduate Fellowship Program
As funding permits, the association supported by endowment funds of the AACC Foundation, and from annual contributions by companies and AACC divisions, provides graduate fellowships. Graduate awards are paid directly to the winners in September after AACC receives verification of registration for the fall semester or quarter from the appropriate department head. The purpose of the fellowship program is to encourage graduate research in grain-based food science and technology. Research in such disciplines as genetics, horticulture, nutrition, microbiology, biochemistry, engineering, or chemistry is not eligible unless it is directly related to the student's primary research program dealing with a grain-based food science and technology related areas.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

American Culinary Federation
Nationwide association of professional chefs offers continuing education, apprenticeship training, and scholarships. St. Augustine, FL, (800) 624-9458 or (904) 824-4468. Offer a number of educational scholarships to those working in the hospitality industry, including:
(1) American Academy of Chefs Chair's Scholarship
(2) American Academy of Chefs Chaine des Rotisseurs Scholarship
(3) Local Chapter Awards, and
(4) Corporate Scholarships.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

The Culinary Trust
formerly called International Association of Culinary Professionals Foundation
The Culinary Trust's International Scholarship Program provides funds to qualified applicants for beginning, continuing and specialty education courses at accredited culinary schools world-wide, as well as, independent study for research projects.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

The Culinary Trust
formerly called International Association of Culinary Professionals Foundation
Independent Study Grants for Food Writers
Describes the two Julia Child study grants for culinary-related research in France, offered through The Boston Foundation and The Culinary Trust.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

Food and Nutrition Grants Available from the U.S. Government
Posted on Grants.gov
Lists some of the most recently announced food and nutrition grants.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

James Beard Foundation Scholarships and Education Grants
Deadline : April 1
The James Beard Foundation Scholarship program helps aspiring culinary students realize their dreams by supporting them on a path to success in the rewarding world of the hospitality industry.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

Michigan State University
Food Science and Human Nutrition
Department Scholarships
(Last checked 04/23/18)

Michigan State University
Food Science and Human Nutrition
Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities
(Last checked 04/23/18)

National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Scholarships
Offer a number of scholarships including:
The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) encourages and supports senior high school students, undergraduate students, ProStart COA, and educators who are committed to furthering their education and enhancing their careers in the restaurant and foodservice industry by awarding scholarships through its Scholarships and Mentoring Program.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

School Nutrition Foundation
Profesional Development Scholarship
Scholarship offering include:
(1) SNA Professional Development Scholarship: The SNA Professional Development Scholarship is funded by a donation from SNA. Scholarships of up to $2,500 each are awarded.
(2) Schwan's Food Service Scholarship: Schwan's Food Service, Inc., makes an annual donation to offer multiple scholarships of up to $2,500 each.
(3) SNF Professional Growth Scholarship: The SNF Professional Growth Scholarship is funded by SNA members through past special events. Scholarships of up to $2,500 each are awarded.
(4) Sandi Brooker Scholarship: The Sandi Brooker Scholarship is a way to ensure that Sandi's positive impact on so many people is continued by helping others achieve the dream of continued education. Two scholarships of $1,000 are awarded each year.
(5) Nancy Curry Scholarship: The Nancy Curry Scholarship is funded by Handgards, Inc., and friends of Nancy. One scholarship of $500 is awarded each year.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

Tourism Cares Scholarships
Scholarship Application Period: February 15 - April 1, 2018
Tourism Cares offers up to 29 merit-based academic scholarships totaling $62,000 supporting undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality programs.
(Last checked 04/23/18)


Foundation Grants to Individuals Online (Main Library Access Only)
Find information about 10,000 foundation profiles at your fingertips, including foundation and public charity programs that have funded individual grantseekers for everything from scholarship opportunities to research needs. Updated weekly.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

An extensive online grants database owned and operated by Schoolhouse Partners, and it contains more than 16,000 funding opportunities provided by more than 5,100 unique sponsoring organizations. Also provides a selection of funding news.
(Last checked 04/23/18)

MSU Scholarships
Michigan State University has hundreds of scholarship opportunities available. Opportunities can be a combination of general scholarships (open to all students) and departmental scholarships (restricted to students within a specific major or field of study). Scholarships may be recommended to you at different times throughout the year as applications become available, so we suggest visiting MSU Scholarships often. Please keep in mind this section lists scholarships available regardless if you are eligible or not. Please note that some scholarships utilize an "Auto-Match" feature which will not require you to apply directly for the scholarship to be considered eligible. These scholarships will be indicated by the word "None" in the Action column. For scholarships for which you need to apply, please make a note of the deadline, as late submissions will not be accepted. Admitted students who have paid their deposit and currently enrolled students: Sign in using your MSU NetID and password to begin the scholarship application process. Once logged in, the system will automatically direct you to required applications.
(Last checked 03/10/17)

Cornell University
Graduate School Fellowships Database
(Last checked 04/23/18)

If you have access to the world wide web and are willing to fill in the online forms, this service promises a free customized list of financial aid sources. FastWeb is actually a searchable database of more than 400,000 private sector scholarships, fellowships, grants, and loans from more than 3,000 sources for all levels of higher education. First-time visitors have to register (first and last name and a user ID), then complete a profile, including background and fields of study. Registrants then receive a list of all currently relevant funding sources. The registration information is stored and can be used on subsequent visits. The entire sign-up process, and delivery of available funding sources, can be a bit tedious: about five to twenty minutes, depending on the connection speed. Approximately 500 new scholarships are added to the database daily, so registrants can stay current. Provided courtesy of Financial Aid Information Page and Student Services, Inc. created by Mark Kantrowitz and sponsored by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.
(Last checked 04/23/18)


The books mentioned on this page are available for public use in the Michigan State University Libraries. If you are unable to visit our library, consider visiting a Foundation Center Funding Information Network Partner in your home state or a local public library in your home town. If the books are not available there, ask about interlibrary loan or visit a local bookstore to find out whether they can be purchased.

Money for Graduate Students in the Health Sciences. El Dorado Hills, Calif. : Reference Service Press, biennial. Funding Center (1 East) LB2337.2 .M6532
2007/2009 available
Lists fellowships, grants, and awards open to students interested in working on a master's, professional, or doctoral degree in: Dentistry, Genetics, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, other related health fields. Targets programs that offer at least $1,000 per year to each recipient (and many go way beyond that, awarding full tuition or $30,000+ to graduate students annually), knowing that not one dollar of that will need to be repaid (provided, of course, that stated requirements are met)!

Annual Register of Grant Support
Wilmette, Ill. : National Register Publishing Co., annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2336 .A7
Includes information on programs sponsored by government agencies, public and private foundations, educational and professional associations, special interest organizations and corporations. Covers a broad range of interests including academic and scientific research, publication support, equipment and construction support, in-service training, competitions and prizes, and travel and exchange programs. Organized by broad subject areas with four indexes: subject, organization and program, geographic and personnel.

Directory of Research Grants
Phoenix, Ariz. : The Oryx Press, annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2338 .D5
An annual print version of the Grants Database. Contains information about grants and fellowships available for research projects from federal and state governments, private foundations, professional organizations, and corporations. List grants programs by specific funding areas; indexed by sponsoring organization and grant name.

Foundation Grants to Individuals
New York, N.Y. : Foundation Center, biennial. Funding Center (1 East) LB2336 .F6
The most comprehensive listing available of private foundations which provide financial assistance to individuals. The foundations described have made grants to students, artists, scholars, foreign individuals, minorities, musicians, scientists and writers for scholarships, fellowships, student loans, internships, residencies, arts and cultural projects, medical and emergency assistance, residencies and travel programs.

The Grants Register
New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, annual. Funding Center (1 East) LB2338 .G7
The complete guide to postgraduate funding worldwide.


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