The First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA is given to assist a foreign national who is pursuing postgraduate work in the USA and has a clearly articulated plan to return to their country. The 2015 award recipient is Nhung Hong Luong from Vietnam. Luong is currently seeking a Master’s of Science in Nutrition at CUNY Brooklyn College with an expected graduation of May 2016. Luong said her professional goals are, “to provide scientific-based and up-to-date knowledge about nutrition to educate the Vietnamese public.” She plans to bring her professional knowledge in nutrition to her work as a clinical dietitian or nutrition educator in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The deadline to apply for the 2016 FIND Award is February 1, 2016. The award amount is $2,200. For more information or to download an application, please visit: http://www.eatright.org/Foundation/content.aspx?id=6998