Academy Foundation Diversity in Dietetics Scholarship Application Open

  • Event
  • Sunday, April 11, 2021 - Monday, May 03, 2021

The Foundation’s Advancing Diversity in Dietetics Scholarship was established to support the educational advancement of aspiring registered dietitian nutritionists of diverse backgrounds or cultures. The scholarship aims to increase racial and ethnic diversity in the dietetics field to better reflect diverse communities served, and to address underrepresentation and financial need.


The Advancing Diversity in Dietetics Scholarship will provide two dietetic intern recipients with $25,000 each for their supervised practice programs during the 2021-2022 academic year.


The application is available within the Foundation’s application portal with a deadline of May 3, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. (Central time). To determine your eligibility, please visit


If you are eligible for the Advancing Diversity in Dietetics scholarship, the Foundation recommends that you complete both Foundation scholarship applications by their respective deadlines* to be considered for all 2021-2022 Foundation scholarship opportunities.


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WSAND President

Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Thank you for visiting our website!  And welcome to the 2022-2023 year.

I'm excited to serve as your president this year and look forward to getting to know all of you better.

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Nicole Stendell-Hollis, PhD, RDN (2022-23 Washington State President)