Scholarship Program for Undergraduate Students in Food Science and Technology or in a related area, including oilseeds by AACCI Foundation, Minnesota, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: 2013-2014 AACCI Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open for U.S. citizens only.
Employer: AACCI Foundation is organizing scholarship program.
Level of study: Scholarship is funded for Undergraduate studies.
Subject(s): Scholarship to study in the field of grain-based food science and technology or in a related area, including oilseeds, in industry, academia, or government must be demonstrated.
Duration: Scholarship program duration is one academic year.
Number of awards: Scholarship award number is unspecified.
Am I eligible? 1) Applicants must be a current AACCI Student Division member.
2) Only advanced undergraduate’s applicants (those entering their junior or senior year) will be considered. Applicants must have a grade point average of not less than 3.0 (4-point scale), both cumulatively in all courses and in all science and mathematics courses then completed. The applicant must have at least one term remaining at the time the scholarship is to be awarded.
3) Interest in and intent to pursue a career in grain-based food science and technology or in a related area, including oilseeds, in industry, academia, or government must be demonstrated.
How do I apply? Students can apply for this scholarship program By Post.
What does it cover? Scholarships of $2,000, $1,500, or $1,000 will be available for 2013-2014, supported by permanent endowments, and by annual contributions from companies and AACCI Divisions.
Scholarship Description: The purposes of the undergraduate scholarship program are to encourage scholastically outstanding advanced undergraduate students in academic preparation for a career in grain-based food science and technology, and to attract and encourage outstanding students to enter the field of grain-based food science and technology. The scholarships are also designed to serve as a recruitment tool for colleges and universities, but are not open to applicants still in their first or second year of college.
Application closing date: Scholarship application deadline is 1 March, 2013.