IFT Divisions will host graduate student research competitions during IFT17. These are poster and oral competitions featuring IFT students who have developed original, compelling research in food science.
Submit Your Research
If you are a current IFT graduate student and would like to be considered for one of the division research competitions, please submit a Technical Research Paper abstract through the IFT17 Call for Proposals online process, and in your submission select “Yes” to wanting to be considered for a division competition. The IFT17 Call for Proposals webpage includes full details on submitting an abstract along with competition guidelines.
- Students graduating before May 31, 2017 are not eligible to compete.
- IFT student membership must be maintained through July 30, 2017 in order to be eligible.
- Only Technical Research Papers accepted for presentation as either a poster or an ePoster presentation at IFT17 will be considered for one of the division competitions.
The deadline to submit for consideration of a poster or ePoster presentation is December 16, 2016.