Freshman Scholarships

Feeding Tomorrow

Freshman Scholarship will launch February 2016!

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

Deadline: Scholarship will launch February 2016 and close in April 2016

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.

2)      An electronic copy of your recommendation letter (PDF/MS Word)

After you submit these materials, you will be sent a link to an online questionnaire.  The online questionnaire must be completed for your application to be considered complete.

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