Thank you for your interest in the Sylvia Rowe Fellowship.
The deadline to apply for the 2016 Sylvia Rowe Fellowship has passed. Please check back in December for information about the 2017 Sylvia Rowe fellowship.
The Sylvia Rowe Fellowship Award was established as a tribute to the former International Food Information Council (IFIC) and IFIC Foundation President & CEO, Sylvia B. Rowe, to help promising nutrition and food safety communicators enhance their capabilities. The goal of this award is to develop the recipient's communication skills that he or she can and will apply to communicating nutrition and food safety information to the public in an academic setting, professional situation (either for-profit or nonprofit sector), or other public venue.
The recipient will be awarded an eight- to 12-week paid internship at the IFIC and Foundation offices in Washington, D.C. The internship needs to be completed by the end of the year in which it is awarded.
Prospective applicants must be currently enrolled in or recently graduated (within 12 months from the time of application) from a university undergraduate OR graduate program in nutrition, food safety, and/or journalism/communications. (Graduate students or recent graduates are preferred.) Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Applicants need to supply:
Email (preferred) or mail all application materials to:Sylvia Rowe Fellowship Award International Food Information Council Foundation Attn: Kris Sollid 1100 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 430 Washington, DC 20036 Email: email@example.com
For inquiries:Contact: Kris Sollid Phone: (202)-296-6540 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org