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Nominations Being Accepted for The John E. Smith Outstanding Senior in Nutrition Award

The Nutrition and Dietetics Alumni Association is currently accepting nominations for the John E Smith Outstanding Senior award.  This award is given yearly to a graduating senior (Fall 2014-Summer 2015) in recognition of their demonstrated exemplary leadership in the College of Health and Human Development and/or University and exemplary service to the community.

Students must have completed at least 90 credits including the course, Nutrition 445, and plan to graduate in December, May or August.

Students (undergraduate or graduates in Nutrition), faculty, staff, and alumni may make nominations. Students may also nominate themselves.

The award is typically presented at the spring NDAS brunch.  Application material and additional details can be accessed at the NDAS web site.

Complete nomination packets should be sent to Julie Brenneman, and must be received in the Nutritional Sciences office by October 31, 2014.

Deadline for Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Scholarships April 4



Just a friendly reminder that the deadline for the General and Diversity Scholarship is April 4, 2014.  Additionally, there is also an Annual Meeting Student Stipend available. If you are interested, please visit eatrightpa.org to download the applications.



Pennsylvania Dietetic Association Scholarships – Deadline March 4

As we posted in a recent blog, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics scholarship deadline was extended until February 21 .  But, you may also want to consider the PA Dietetic Association Scholarships.  Deadline for these is March 4.  There is also a stipend available for the Annual Pennsylvania Dietetic Association Meeting in April.  The meeting runs from April 23-25 in Bethlehem PA.  Deadline for stipend applications is April 1.   You are eligible to apply for these if you are an AND member and have listed your residency as Pennsylvania.  To learn more go to  http://www.eatrightpa.org/index.cfm

If you are not a Pennsylvania resident, check for scholarship opportunities in your own state.