Dannon Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Program
The Dannon Company, Inc. is offering one college senior or graduate student, who excels in science and has an interest in the field of yogurt, probiotics, fermented dairy products, nutritional benefits of yogurt (e.g., probiotics, calcium, vitamin D), functional benefits of yogurt and/or probiotics on the body (e.g., digestive health, weight management, heart health) ("The Field"), a scholarship of $25,000 either for tuition, or research related projects or as otherwise allocated at The Dannon Company's discretion, payable to their educational institution, to support their continued education on related topics during the academic year.
Eligibility: -Must be a current full-time enrolled undergraduate or graduate student, 18 years of age or older, studying science-Must be in good standing with their college/institution-Must receive a nomination and recommendation from two professors in sealed, unaltered envelopes sent directly from the professors-Must submit a written statement on how he/she would like to broaden his/her knowledge of yogurt and/or probiotics (nutritional or functional benefits)-Must be a current U.S. citizen-Must demonstrate: academic achievement, relevant career objectives, and personal motivation to participate in the programFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $25,000
Essay required: Yes