Helen Lane Nutrition Research
Dr. Helen Lane of Houston, Texas provided initial funds to establish this endowment in 1999. Dr. Lane serves as a dietitian with NASA. Others are encouraged to contribute to this endowment in support of nutrition research. The scholarship is to provide funding to assist the student’s training in nutrition research in food science and technology, clinical or community dietetics, food service or nutritional biochemistry. The recipient must be:
- A Texas resident
- An undergraduate or graduate student pursuing to become a Registered Dietitian, or a non-degree dietitian
- If awarded to pursue a research project, the applicant must provide an explanation of the goals of the research and a budget for utilization of the funds. The recipient should report on his/her research at the next Texas Academy FNCE.