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The Value of Membership It Pays to Be a Member of IFT

Your IFT membership dues are a solid investment in your career, both now and in the future. With the substantial savings and benefits IFT members receive, it's only a matter of time before you completely recoup your membership fee – member benefits are worth over $3,000 annually! It's a small price to pay for such a large investment in your career.

Benefits of Membership

Value

30 on-demand webcasts

$1,058

Access to the IFT Salary Survey

$99

8 professional development webcasts for New Professionals

$125

Subscription to Food Technology magazine

$190

CFS application discount

$200

CFS recertification fee discount

$125

IFT annual event registration discounts

Up to $240 in savings

Discounts on Short Courses

Up to $270 in savings

Discounted subscription to the
Journal of Food Science

Up to $713 in savings

Discounts on IFT online courses and webcasts

Up to $100 in savings

Access to our online eCareerMentor program

Exclusive to members

Access to resources and tools developed
specifically for our New Professional members

Exclusive to members

Leadership opportunities

Exclusive to members

Undergraduate and graduate scholarships

Exclusive to student members

JFS author page charges free-to-members

$120/page

Value In Membership Benefits

Over $3,000

Membership in IFT has provided a way to keep up with my friends and colleagues from various stages in my career as well as providing a venue for meeting new ones.

Julie Ruder
Quality Assurance Specialist
Bay Valley Foods
Julie Ruder