CAND Foundation Scholarships

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Below are the available scholarships provided through CANDF. Please review the scholarships. Please note that three different applications are provided below: 1) CANDF Scholarship Application, 2) Phyllis S. Howe Scholarship Application, 3) Phyllis S. Howe Award. Details follow.

Open and complete the CAND Foundation Scholarship Application for the following scholarships:

Dolores Nyhus Graduate Fellowship Fund

Carol Hayes Torio Memorial Dietetic Technician Scholarship

Carol Hayes Torio Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship

Jacqueline Saracino Scholarship

Diversity Scholarship

Consultant Dietitians (CDC) Scholarship

Corrine Williams Scholarship

Kara Freeman Leadership Scholarship

Dorothy Chen-Maynard Annual Award
Through the generous contribution of Dorothy Chen-Maynard, PhD, RD, Program Coordinator of the Nutrition and Food Sciences at CSUSB, this annual award for membership was created to provide needed financial assistance of nutrition professionals to pay for Annual Membership dues with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (the Academy). This assistance is provided with the goal that recipients will go on to be successful members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly American Dietetic Association) to strengthen their relationship within the profession. There will be 4 awards given out each year with a with a value of Academy annual dues, until the funds are exhausted.


Additional Scholarship and Separate Application:

Phyllis S. Howe Award and Scholarships
Phyllis S. Howe left the CAND a portion of her very substantial estate. In her name, a rotating award and scholarships are available for members of the Bay Area District, Diablo Valley District and the San Jose Peninsula District. For the 2017-2018 year, the funds will be distributed to members of the Diablo Valley District.

Click here to download the scholarship application.

Click here to download the District Board Award application.


For more information please email Pat Smith at the CAND office or call 310.822.0177.