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Virtual Reality Ice Cream

Science Turns Milk to Ice Cream

New Virtual Reality Teaching Resource

Foundation 2021 Fun Run

Fun Run 2021 Impact

See how we’re helping students in the science of food.

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Volunteer Globally

Opportunities to give back.

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Foundation Annual Report

Supporting Our Profession: Feeding Tomorrow is All In

Freshman Scholarship

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Investing in the Future of Food Science

Feeding Tomorrow is the Foundation of the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT). Each day, we work to raise both the awareness of and interest in the science of food as a desirable career path. By attracting, retaining, and celebrating the creative and innovative minds of future food scientists, we will ensure the world has the ability to feed a growing and diverse population.

Our Promises

  • MOTIVATE by encouraging the best young minds to pursue careers in the science of food.
  • SUPPORT through promoting and rewarding the excellence of students pursuing careers in the science of food.
  • LEVERAGE the collective knowledge of our community to pursue food and nutrition solutions for those in need.

Learn more about our Promises

2021 Midyear Report

So far this year, Feeding Tomorrow has undertaken many activities and celebrated several successes in furtherance of our mission.

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Academic scholarships awarded since 1985, totaling over $3 million


Resources and experiments for K–12 educators


Volunteer Globally partnerships with nonprofit organizations

Our Recent Donors right arrow

  • Donna Morrison
  • Edison Geromel
  • Robert Joseph
  • Jasminka Weed
  • William Barrier
  • Institute For Thermal Processing Specialists
  • Donald Thayer
  • Donald Kline
  • I. Saguy
  • Margaret Poole