Application Criteria

To be selected for a scholarship you must:
  1. Be a US citizen or Green Card holder - requirement
  2. Be pursuing a degree in Food Science or Food Science related area (Dairy Science, Microbiology, Chemistry, Nutrition, etc)
  3. Be attending school within the Chicago Section IFT boundaries or have a permanent address within the same boundaries (Applicable regions include the following zip codes: 60000-61999, 62300-62399, 62500-62799, 46300-46499)
  4. Supply contact information (name, phone numbers, and e-mails) for two references.  References must be a teacher, counselor, coach, or supervisor.
  5. Provide an unofficial high school transcript
  6. Provide a copy of your college admission letter(s) and your acceptance or state that you have not yet decided.
  7. Agree to participate in an interview or video.
Directions:
Complete the questions below.  Download questions.
Provide the reference form link to your two references.  Reference Form
Send the following documents to scholarship@chicagofoodscience.org
  1. Unofficial high school transcript
  2. Copy of your admission letter(s) and a your acceptance of admission or state that you will decide by May 1.
If you have questions or need assistance, email scholarship@chicagofoodscience.org or call 630-916-4960.

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* 1. Your Personal Information

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* 2. Are you a US Citizen or Green Card Holder?  This is required.

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* 3. Will you be a full-time or part-time student for the school year August 2023-May 2024?

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* 4. Institution Information (choose one of the schools you've been accepted if you have not yet decided)

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