HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
IFT Foundation Receives Grant For Graduate Nutrition Fellowships

CHICAGO -- The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Foundation recently received a $60,000 grant from The Gerber Foundation to administer fellowships to graduate students concentrating on pediatric nutrition. Named the Gerber Endowment in Pediatric Nutrition, the grant will allow the first fellowship of $3,000 to be awarded in June 1998.

"Graduate students awarded Gerber fellowships will receive tuition assistance and recognition from a renowned company," said Julie Bayles, CFRE, director of the IFT Foundation. "When businesses support scholarships and fellowships, everyone wins."

The IFT Foundation raises money to support educational programs for food science professionals and students as well as to promote careers in food science.

The mission of the Gerber Foundation is to enhance the quality of life of infants and young children. As a result, the foundation has a variety of partnerships with non-profit organizations to deliver education, support, and care programs to parents and children as well as to support medical education and research programs. The Gerber Foundation's commitment to infants and children will continue through its investment in graduate students focusing on pediatric nutrition.

IFT will select fellowship recipients on an annual basis. The application deadline for the 1998 fellowship is Feb. 1. For more information or an application, visit IFT's web site at <www.ift.org/>or contact Julie Bayles at (312) 782-8424 X124 or <jlbayles@ift.org>.


'"/>

Contact: Julie Bayles
jlbayles@ift.org
(312) 782-8424
Institute of Food Technologists
15-Jan-1998


Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Brown ecologist garners major National Science Foundation grant
2. APS Foundation names student travel award recipients
3. Institute for OneWorld Health receives Gates Foundation grant
4. National Parkinson Foundation designates UNC as Center of Excellence
5. National Cancer Gene Therapy Foundation gives $4.0 million in research grants
6. Leslie Ann Schiff wins 2004 Carski Foundation Award
7. Grant from GE Foundation to University of Houston to strengthen math, tech pipeline
8. National Foundation For Cancer Research names UCSDs Webster Cavenee NFCR Fellow
9. Green Foundation, Trust gives $12.8 million for UT Southwestern comprehensive research center
10. AACR and The V Foundation form Translational Cancer Research Alliance
11. Gates Foundation commits $82.9 million to develop new tuberculosis vaccines

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/22/2020)... BARBARA, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... July 21, 2020 ... ... firm driving digital transformation and innovation in technology and compliance, announces a new ... medical device companies must ensure every layer of their technology stack complies with ...
(Date:7/4/2020)... ... 03, 2020 , ... Aesthetics Biomedical (ABM), a leading aesthetics ... not only the products and treatments developed, but also the dedicated team behind ... the brands built by ABM have received several honors already for 2020, each ...
(Date:6/28/2020)... ... June 25, 2020 , ... ... software solutions for biopharmaceutical R&D, today announced that it has entered into ... full-length multispecific antibodies (Multiclonics®), to support their translational and clinical research strategy ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/10/2020)... LORTON, Va. (PRWEB) , ... July 08, 2020 ... ... laboratory testing services and products, announces a significant expansion of laboratory operations through ... robust collection for agencies implementing testing programs. , Bode-CARES provides ...
(Date:7/10/2020)... (PRWEB) , ... July 09, 2020 , ... ... called 1-phenyl-2-thiourea (PTU) is commonly used to suppress pigment formation in zebrafish embryos, ... PolyU research team led by Dr MA has been using the zebrafish model ...
(Date:7/7/2020)... ... ... R3 International is now offering stem cell therapy for Alzheimers dementia in ... the patient's condition, treatment may be offered IV, intrathecal or with a combination. , ... dementia, and the incidence continues to increase as individuals live longer. There is no ...
(Date:7/1/2020)... ... 2020 , ... MedShift , a leading medical technology ... obstacles created as a result of COVID-19. As a provider at the forefront ... and medical manufacturers by expanding access to device offerings, technology services, and marketing ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: