Competitions & Awards

IFT Student Association Competitions provide student members of IFT the unique opportunity to compete, individually or on teams. Don't miss out!

Abstract & Paper Competitions

IFT is proud to support 25 division and allied organization competitions at the Annual Meeting & Food Expo. Students may submit an abstract in one of the 21 poster, 3 oral or 1 paper competitions further detailed in the Competition Guidelines below. 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. Below is a list of the participating divisions and allied organizations:

Download IFT Abstract & Paper Competition Guidelines (PDF)

 

 

ALLIED ORGANIZATION:
Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS)

DIVISIONS:

Aquatic Food Products
Biotechnology
Carbohydrate
Dairy Foods
Education
Extension & Outreach
Food Chemistry
Food Engineering
Food Microbiology
Food Packaging
Foodservice

 

Fruits & Vegetables
International
Marketing & Management
Muscle Foods
Nonthermal Processing
Nutraceuticals & Functional Foods
Nutrition
Product Development
Quality Assurance
Refrigerated & Frozen Foods
Sensory & Consumer Science
Toxicology & Safety Evaluation

2014 - 2015 Competition Sponsors

 
   
Disney Consumer Products
 
 
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