One of the Foundation’s key initiatives is to assist nutrition and dietetics students, educators, and practitioners in their academic and educational endeavors through awards, fellowships, and more. And, the Foundation offers research grants for those who are conducting research and in search of funding.
Applications for the annual Foundation awards and research grants are due February 1, at 5 p.m. Central Time. You can find the link to the application and list of criteria on the Foundation’s application portal.
The Foundation also offers a fellowship specific to nutrition public policy, the Grace L. Ostenso Nutrition and Public Policy Fellowship, in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science. This fellowship will be awarded to a doctoral-prepared, RDN member of the Academy, and it begins September 1 in Washington, D.C. View the criteria and apply. The application deadline is March 7 and will be posted on the Foundation’s application portal.