IFT Divisions are organizations formed through interest in a specific area of food science and technology. Joining IFT Divisions provides you with rewarding opportunities to network with other food scientists with similar professional interests. To join a Division, you must first be an IFT member
Division Leadership Terms begin the day after the Annual Meeting and extend through the Annual Meeting the next year. For 2015-16, it is July 15, 2015 – July 19, 2016.
Division Leadership Contacts (PDF)
Abstract & Paper Competitions
IFT is proud to support 24 division competitions. Students may submit an abstract in one of the 21 poster, 3 oral or 1 paper competitions. Each division competition will recognize up to six finalists and give one first place award of $1000, one second place award of $750 and one third place award of $500.