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Nutrition and Dietetics

Scholarship Opportunities

 

Some organizations offer scholarships specific for students pursuing a career in health care, nutrition, or foods.  If you are a strong student, here are some places to look for scholarship support. 

 

  • Check hospitals and larger health care businesses and their auxiliaries in your home community.  Some of these support scholarships for individuals pursuing education in health care.

  • Check larger food businesses in your home community.  Some of these support scholarships for individuals pursuing education related to food.

  • The American Dietetic Association, State Dietetic Associations, and some of the ADA Practice groups provide scholarships for juniors and seniors who are members of the American Dietetic Association.  The deadline for applications for these awards is generally mid-February for the following academic year.

  • Many Local Dietetic Associations (for example the Central Pennsylvania Dietetic Association) provide scholarships for students who reside in or are studying in their district.  The deadline for these awards is usually mid-February for the following academic year.

  • Messiah School of Science, Engineering, and Health Awards  The School of Science Engineering and Health awards several grants for research projects and humanitarian aid projects.  Students apply for these awards in the spring semester for the following summer and academic year.

  • The National Association of College and University Food Services offers undergraduate student scholarships as well as a paid summer internship program.   The application deadline for the scholarship and internships is generally mid-February for the following academic year.

 

 

 

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