programs Education


Institute of Food Technologists
525 W. Van Buren St., Suite 1000
Chicago, IL 60607
Phone: 507-931-1682 / 312-604-0256

Freshman Scholarships are available for high school graduates entering college for the first time. Additional scholarships are also available for undergraduates in their Sophomore, Junior and Senior years. All applicants must be enrolled in a food science/technology program (IFT approved).

Eligibility requirements and applications are available from the IFT website above, or by contacting IFT Central at or calling 312-782-8424. For questions, contact Jaime Gutshall at

Freshman Scholarship Applications open February 8 and close on June 15. Undergraduate Scholarship Applications open February 1 and close April 14. Deadline dates are subject to change; please check website to verify.

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