Established in 2023, the fund is an endowment to award an annual grant for a nutrition education opportunity, community outreach, or small research project by an RDN, NDTR or dietetic intern who is a Texas Academy member.
- Texas Academy member or student member with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Must meet one of the following:
- will be enrolled in the Medical City Healthcare Dietetic Internship Program
- or is a Medical City Healthcare Dietetic Internship Program graduate pursuing an advanced degree
- or currently works for a Medical City Healthcare facility and is pursuing an advanced degree
- Must demonstrate evidence of leadership and service to the profession