International Foodservice Editorial Council Scholarship

March 15, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC) awards scholarships annually to students with experience and/or education in the combination of food/ foodservice and the communication arts. Awards are intended to assist students planning to pursue careers as writers, editors, public relations practitioners, marketing communicators and similar within the food/ foodservice industries. This is a very specific niche. Students with questions about qualifications are encouraged to contact IFEC directly.

Scholarship Details

  • Annual scholarship awards from $1,500 to $6,000
  • Designed for students passionate about food/foodservice and communication arts
  • Aims to support future writers, editors, and communicators in the food industry
  • Scholarships disbursed in July of the award year

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-time college student as of March 15th, pursuing an associate's, bachelor's, or master's degree
  • Enrolled in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution
  • Expected graduation date no earlier than January 1st
  • Demonstrated passion and preparation for a career in food/foodservice communication
  • Strong academic record, good character references, and financial need

Application Process

  1. Submit your application by March 15, 2024, midnight PST
  2. In your cover email, specify if any materials will be sent later, such as official transcripts (unofficial transcripts can be sent with the application)

Students in good standing in a degree-granting program of a post-secondary institution whose studies and work experience combine the fields of food/ foodservice and the communication arts are considered eligible. This is open to both currently-enrolled undergraduates and master's-level students. You should have a strong academic record, good character references and demonstrate financial need. Scholarship Search