Applications Materials

The online Nominations form will be available beginning January 7, 2019.  The Nominating period will end January 31, 2019.  Get a head start on your Nomination by previewing the questions below! In addition to answering these questions, the Nominations Committee also requires a short resume from each Nominee.

Please tell us a little bit about yourself and why you are interested in a volunteer leadership position with IFTSA through the following questions:

  1. Please fill out your updated contact information
    1. Name
    2. IFT Member #
    3. Current University/Institution
    4. University/Institution you will be attending in 2019-2020
    5. Will you be a graduate or undergraduate student in 2019-2020?
    6. Country
    7. Email address
    8. Phone number
  2. When is your expected graduation date, and what are your plans after graduation?
  3. Please select the positions that you are most interested in (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice)
    1. All positions, including Vice Presidents, Members at Large, and Competition Chair will be included as options in drop-down menus.
  4. Would you like more information on task force & workgroup involvement as they become available? (Yes/No)
  5. Please provide a short bio of yourself that will be posted with the slate if you are nominated for a position.
  6. Why are you interested in the leadership roles you ranked in question 3?

Though it is not a requirement for leadership positions, we would like to learn more about your past experiences with IFTSA through the following questions:

  1. Please identify the IFTSA activities that you have been involved in and explain the roles that you have played in those IFTSA activities (e.g. Food Communicators Workshop participant; Food Science Club treasurer, etc.) Please give as much detail as possible.
  2. Please identify the IFT and/or Feeding Tomorrow activities that you have been involved in and explain the roles that you have played in those IFT and/or Feeding Tomorrow activities (e.g. IFT Annual Event attendee, Section Volunteer Student Liaison, Feeding Tomorrow Work Group member).
  3. Please describe any other experiences outside of IFT, Feeding Tomorrow, & IFTSA that you think could help you in a leadership role.

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