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Nutrition and Dietetics Scholarship

The application deadline for the 2024 cohort is in April 22, 2024.

The Nutrition and Dietetics Scholarship is for the recruitment of an outstanding NEW Masters student accepted into the Nutrition and Dietetics program at USF COPH. The award is for five semesters; $2,000 per term.


  • Acceptance into an ACEND accredited Dietetic Internship

  • Minimum undergraduate GPA 3.5

  • Personal statement* that includes the following: :

    • Brief summary of personal accomplishments demonstrating your potential to succeed in graduate school

    • Specific career objectives related to the field of public health

    • How you would benefit from receiving this award

*This should be different from your DI personal statement and clearly demonstrate your potential to be a strong contributor in the Nutrition and Dietetics MPH concentration.


Please contact Dr. Lauri Wright (
Application deadline: The application deadline for the 2023 cohort is April 17, 2023.  Submit via email to: (subject: Nutrition and Dietetics 2024 Scholarship).

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