IFT Student Association (IFTSA)

The IFT Student Association (IFTSA) is a forward-looking, student-governed community of IFT members. Membership in IFTSA can help make you a more successful student, and enhance your future as a food science professional. Through competitions, scholarships, networking, and leadership opportunities, you’ll set yourself apart from your classmates (unless they’re members too).

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IFTSA Elections


Nominate yourself today for a position on the 2015 - 2016 IFTSA Board of Directors! Deadline is January 25.

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Become a IFT15 Student Monitor

The IFT15 Student Monitor application is now available. You must be a current student member in order to be considered for this position. The application will be available until February 9, 2015. Students will be notified of their status via email by February 24, 2015. For questions about the student monitor application, deadlines and qualifications, please email knowledge@ift.org.

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"As a student, IFT has offered me the opportunity to present my scientific work both as an undergraduate and a graduate student. Through IFT's Student Association, I have been able to harness my leadership skills and I have been a recipient of three scholarships through the IFT Foundation."

David Asiamah
Alabama A&M University
David Asiamah