NAMI Scholarship Foundation – Call For Undergraduate Applications

Jan 21, 2016

NAMILogoWebpageJanuary 21, 2016 - Since its inception in 1985, the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) Scholarship Foundation has granted tens of thousands of dollars in scholarships to exceptional undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the Animal, Meat and Food Sciences. The goal of the Foundation is to create a self-perpetuating endowment that will fund scholarships well into the 21st Century.

Undergraduates majoring in Animal/Meat/Food Science with an orientation toward the post harvest processing of meat and poultry food products or enrolled in a Culinary (Art) Science program, are encouraged to apply.

The Foundation helps such students get the financial help they need and deserve. Students are the future of the meat industry, and the NAMI Scholarship Foundation is committed to helping them reach their scholastic goals.

Scholarship Awards include:

  • One Frank DeBenedetti Memorial Scholarship ($2500)
  • One Al Piccetti, one John Duyn, one Florence Smith Powers ($2250)
  •  NAMI Undergraduate Scholarships one , or more, ($2250)
  • Also, one Robert Hatoff “Center of the Plate” Memorial Scholarship ($2500)

In addition, each awardee who attends the North American Meat Institute Annual Meeting, which is to be held in the Fall of 2016 (exact date and location tba), will receive a $500 travel award and certificate.

2016 NAMI Scholarship Application Form.

Completed applications must be received by the NAMI Scholarship Foundation office on or before May 30, 2016. Attn: NAMI Scholarship Foundation, 1970 Broadway, Suite 825, Oakland, CA 94612.

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