Who Can Apply: US Citizens currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 (or 3.0 for incoming college freshman) or higher on a 4.0 scale. The inaugural PritzkerOlsen Food Safety Scholarship will be awarded to a student whose academic pursuits demonstrate a drive to improve food safety and protect public health through written word.
Submission: To enter student must submit a 300-500 word essay each on two of the following topics:
A) What is the biggest food safety concern facing our country today? How do we combat it?
B) What aspect of food safety education do you feel is neglected in mainstream media? Why is this important?
C) What is the role of food safety education in the globalization of our world? How will this evolve with technological advances?
D) Have you experienced the adverse effects of foodborne illness first hand? What would you like to share about your experience?
Deadline: June 1, 2016