The Breeding-Smith Edge Scholarship is awarded annually to a Dietetics and Human Nutrition student in the Coordinated Program or Dietetic Internship Program. Students who receive this scholarship have clearly demonstrated leadership skills and entrepreneurial potential.

How to Apply

To apply for the $4,000 scholarship award, complete the online Breeding-Smith Edge Scholarship application form before the May 1 deadline. 

Scholarship Timeline

Year 1 (2020)

  • May 1: Applications due
  • May 31: Committee selects recipients
  • June 1: Committe sends selected applicant information to stakeholders
  • Aug. 1: Recipient notified of award and provides written acceptance

Year 2 (2021)

  • Jan. 15: Funds transferred to recipient student account
  • Jan.-Aug.: Dietetic Internship/Coordinated Program
  • Aug. (first week): Graduation ceremony and dinner with fellowship sponsor