Department Needs

The Department of Food Science and Nutrition "wish list" priorities include:

Expanding the number of our faculty members through endowed chairs. New faculty members bring new ideas, energy, students, research, classes and pride. Everyone benefits from new faculty hires!!

Increased graduate assistantship or fellowship funding. Graduate education costs about $32,000 per year.  View a list of our funds supporting graduate fellowships.

Increase scholarship support for undergraduate education. Undergraduate education costs about $21,000 per year.  View a list of funds supporting undergraduate scholarships.

Building additions for increasing classroom and research activities, as well as space for a St. Paul campus products salesroom.