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.

 Deadline: April 1, 2014

Available Scholarships:
Feeding Tomorrow General Education Scholarships, Multiple Awards of $1,000

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 2014.

Application Instructions:
All applicants must submit a completed application, one copy of their transcripts, and one letter of recommendation.  Before you begin, the following must be completed:

  1. Download the Freshman Scholarship Application (PDF). You must download and save the document to your computer, and then fill out and SAVE the PDF.
  2. Collect a copy of your transcripts. All transcripts (scanned, downloaded, official, unofficial, etc.) will be accepted. You will have the option to upload a copy of your transcripts, or you mail email a copy directly to
  3. Contact your recommender. Your recommender must submit one letter of recommendation as an attachment directly to

The letter of recommendation must be attached to the email and NOT in the body of the email.

  1. Click the Scholarship Application Form button below to upload your documents and submit your application.
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Contact Us

For questions, please contact:

IFT Central
Phone +1312.782.8424