Freshman Scholarships

Feeding Tomorrow

About: Feeding Tomorrow awards annual scholarships to high school seniors pursuing an undergraduate degree in food science within an IFT-approved food science program.

Freshman Scholarships will open February 1st, 2017 and close April 15th, 2017 at 11:59pm CT.

Available Scholarships:
Feeding Tomorrow General Education Scholarships, Multiple Awards

Feeding Tomorrow provides scholarship funding to high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional scholastic achievements, leadership experience and a keen interest in the food science and technology profession.  Students who apply for a Feeding Tomorrow General Education Scholarship will also be eligible for the George R. Foster Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.


  • Applicant must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Applicant must become a student member of IFT if awarded a scholarship 
  • Applicant must be planning to be enrolled as a full-time freshman student pursuing an undergraduate degree in food science an IFT-approved undergraduate food science program in fall 2016.

Required Materials:

Before accessing the scholarship application & submission form, please be sure that you have the following accessible:

1)     An electronic copy of your transcript (PDF/MS Word) that shows your cumulative GPA and SAT and/or ACT score).  Unofficial transcripts are sufficient.

After you submit, you will be sent a link to an online questionnaire and email address for your recommendation letter.  The online questionnaire and recommendation letter must be completed for your application to be considered complete.

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Contact Us

For questions, please contact:

IFT Central
Phone +1312.782.8424