Feeding Tomorrow Foundation Opportunities

Opportunities to Grow Careers in Food Science

IFT encourages, promotes, and rewards the excellence of students pursuing food science careers by providing scholarships, grants, awards, and internships that help them reach their goals. Learn more about the available opportunities below.


See the academic tuition scholarships for freshman, undergraduate, and graduate students plus travel scholarships for events and conferences.

See available scholarships


IFT’s Intern+ Program connects IFT student members with professional internships and trainee programs, while supporting recipients with an academic scholarship or travel scholarship to attend the IFT FIRST Annual Event & Expo.

See available internships


IFT members can request $500–$5,000 grants that support a project to ensure a safe, nutritious food supply for everyone.

Learn more about grants

Achievement Awards

Nominate an outstanding colleague for IFT’s Achievement Awards, including the Marcel Loncin Research Prize, Stephen S. Chang Award for Lipid or Flavor Science, Gerhard J. Haas Award, Bernard L. Oser Food Ingredient Safety Award, and the Bor S. Luh International Award.

Learn more about our awards

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Volunteer with Feeding Tomorrow

You can get involved with the foundation and support the future of the science of food.

Learn about volunteer opportunities