Samuel Cate Prescott Award
Purpose: To honor an IFT member who has shown outstanding ability in research in some area of food science and technology.
Award: $3,000 honorarium and a plaque from IFT
Eligibility: The nominee must, by July 1 of the year of the presentation, (a) be younger than 36 years of age, or (b) have received his or her highest degree within the previous 10 years. Special attention is given to contributions in methodology, competence shown, and effects of the research on advances in food science.
Special Instructions: The Nomination Statement must not be more than four typed pages. Attach a numbered list of nominees publications and patents, and, to save space, refer to them in the Nomination Statement using these numbers.