NFEF is proud to support scholarship opportunities for nutrition and foodservice professionals and students!
Auburn University's Dietary Manager Scholarship
The Dietary Manager Program offers two scholarships annually to a prospective student who meets all application requirements and demonstrates financial need. The scholarship covers the full cost of tuition, but the student is still expected to purchase all course textbooks and materials. For more details about the scholarship and to apply, please download the DM Scholarship application.
Application Closes: August 19, 2019
Scholarship Decision Date: September 16, 2019
University of North Dakota Online Training Program Scholarship
The University of North Dakota is offering a scholarship for foodservice managers desiring to further their education and career potential by becoming a CDM, CFPP. UND has offered the Nutrition & Foodservice Professional Training Program (Dietary Managers Course) by distance education for over 40 years. This scholarship is for our online training program, which enables students from around the country to participate in the UND program. Students without access to an RD preceptor can utilize the services of a preceptor provided by UND for an additional fee if they enroll in the online training program. Payment must be paid in full at the time of enrollment. If selected for this scholarship, UND will reimburse recipient in check form.
Application Opens: June 1, 2019
Application Closes: May 31, 2020
Scholarship Decision Date: June 30, 2020
The Ruby Parker Puckett CDM, CFPP Scholarship
The University of Florida is offering the Ruby Parker Puckett scholarship for foodservice managers who want to further their education/career by becoming a CDM, CFPP. This scholarship includes paid tuition for our online pre-certification course, textbooks, a yearlong ANFP membership and the credentialing exam cost. Scholarship requirements include submitting two letters of recommendation (one personal, one professional), a 500 word essay and a resume.
Fall Application Opens: August 1, 2019
Fall Application Closes: November 30, 2019
Fall Scholarship Decision Date: January 31, 2020
Spring Application Opens: February 1, 2020
Spring Application Closes: May 31, 2020
Spring Scholarship Decision Date: July 31, 2020