Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation offers grants and awards
 
  • The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation makes available over $46,000 each year to international nutrition professionals, students and organizations through awards, fellowships, and grants. To download an application click here.

    Please contact Beth Labrador at blabrador@eatright.org for more information.

     

    First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA
    This award is given to assist foreign nationals who are pursuing postgraduate work in the USA and have a clearly articulated plan to return to their country. The annual deadline to apply is December 1st. The award amount is $2,000.

     

    Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim Fund for International Exchange in Nutrition, Dietetics and Management Essay Award
    This award is given to provide for the international exchange of needed nutrition, dietetic and/or management information for the benefit of the nutritional health of the world community. The annual deadline to apply is December 1st. The award amount is $1,000. Up to two awards may be given. To read past essays please click here.

     

    American Overseas Dietetic Association International Project Award

    The purpose of this fund is to foster collaboration and the sharing of knowledge and skills among food and nutrition professionals in the international community. An award will be given to AODA members who intend to work in partnership with another food or nutrition professional on a project that will benefit the local community of one of the individuals. The premise is that the AODA member and colleague will have somewhat different knowledge and skill sets that, when brought together, will serve to fulfill a special project. The annual deadline to apply is December 1st.  The award amount is $3,000. 

     

    Colgate Palmolive Fellowship in Nutrition, Oral Health/Dental Education

    This Fellowship is given to support master’s thesis research on nutrition and oral health/disease or nutrition and dental education or doctoral or postdoctoral research on nutrition and oral health/disease or nutrition and dental education for individuals working in dental and nutrition education. Non-US residents may apply. The annual deadline to apply is April 1st. The fellowship amount is $15,000

     

    Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim ICDA Welcome Fund

    This fundsupports new members of the International Confederation of Dietetic Associations.  New member organizations will receive $500 (US) to provide resources for further development of their participation in ICDA activities. A country is eligible to receive the grant once.

     

    Edna and Robert Langholz International Nutrition Award

    This award recognizes an individual for his or her outstanding contribution to the field of nutrition. This award is considered the highest honor bestowed by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and carries a $25,000 cash prize for the recipient. Nominees are selected annually by a Selection Committee appointed by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Board of Directors.