**UPDATE: Due to the short notice, the JES Awards committee will allow flexibility regarding:
-Application Deadline: if you intend to apply but need more time, e-mail Nick McCormick at firstname.lastname@example.org by Dec. 13, and let him know you will submit the application no later than Dec. 20.
-Letters of Reference: you can submit your application without letters of reference. If they have trouble picking a winner, they will ask for letters.
We encourage senior Nutritional Sciences majors to apply for the John E. Smith Outstanding Senior in Nutrition Award. Candidate must:
–have completed at least 90 credits including the course, Nutrition 445, and plan to graduate in December, May or August.
–have demonstrated exemplary leadership in the College of Health and Human Development and/or University; and
–have shown exemplary service to the community.
Nominees should submit the following information as a packet postmarked or hand-delivered by December 13, 2019 to Julie Brenneman, 110 Chandlee Laboratory. Application can be found here: https://hhd.psu.edu/john-e-smith-outstanding-senior-nutrition-award. Student receive $100 and engraved plaque to be presented to the recipient at the Nutrition Alumni and Student Brunch in February. Even if you are a December graduate and can’t make it back for the brunch in February, we encourage you to apply.