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Foundation Annual Report

Supporting Our Profession: Feeding Tomorrow is All In

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Science Turns Milk to Ice Cream

New Virtual Reality Teaching Resource

New Insights into Food Systems

A Partnership Yields New Insights

Food Systems in Underserved Communities

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.

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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

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  • Somjintana Tungkawachara
  • Vickie Kloeris
  • Jonathan Poole
  • Elzbieta Jozwiak
  • Sandra Duhaney
  • Francis McDermott
  • Parastu Shubin
  • John Coupland
  • Aaron Hill
  • Dionicio Sanchez