Graduate Scholarships

Feeding Tomorrow


Feeding Tomorrow awards annual scholarships to students pursuing a graduate degree in a variety of disciplines within the science of food.  Please see the list of available scholarships below, and remember to verify your eligibility and review the application requirements. Applicant’s school of enrollment can be any educational institution conducting fundamental investigations for the advancement of food science and food technology, unless there are stated exceptions of scholarship criteria for sponsored scholarships.


  • Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time MS or Ph.D. student beginning in the Fall 2017 academic year.
  • Applicant must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Applicant must be a student member of IFT at the time of application.

Types of Graduate Scholarships:
1. IFT Division Scholarships – Applications will OPEN December 1, 2016

IFT Division scholarships, administered by Feeding Tomorrow, give students the opportunity to apply for an award that is specific to their field of study. In addition to the monetary award, scholarship recipients get the added benefit of meeting Division members, which will allow them to take advantage of networking opportunities with industry leaders specific to their future profession.

2. Feeding Tomorrow General Scholarships – Applications will OPEN December 1, 2016

The Feeding Tomorrow General Education fund provides scholarship funding to graduate students (MS or Ph.D.) demonstrating exceptional scholastic achievements, leadership experience, and a devotion to the food science and technology profession.

3. Specialty Scholarships – Applications will OPEN December 1, 2016

Through the generous donations from our corporate and organizational partners, Feeding Tomorrow administers the following scholarships: