Congratulations to the members and officers of the Minnesota Section of the IFT! The Section is one of the 15 sections that has been recognized by the National office as ‘The Section of Excellence’ for FY 2011-12. This award recognizes the efforts that the volunteers have put forth to serve the broader membership in this region. It symbolizes the section’s commitment to IFT, the section members, and the food science and technology profession. To learn more about the award, take a look at the Award Letter.
On April 16th, MN-IFT held their annual Student Recognition Night to honor outstanding students of the section. Scholarship awards were presented to students in the following categories; Undergraduate, Graduate, Travel, and the Elwood F. Caldwell Volunteer Service.
In total, 19 awards were given out! The evening also recognized the winners of the Minnesota Academy of Sciences State Competition Award Winners. Congratulations to all of the outstanding recipients!! Click Here to view the winners.