Funds Supporting Other Departmental Efforts

The following is a list of funds supporting other efforts in the Department of Food Science and Nutrition. Please consider a donation to any of these funds. Look through the list and note any that are of interest to you. Write down the fund number and name for later use on the University of Minnesota Foundation's secure Giving site.

Gifts in any amount are tax-deductible.

Fund #

Name

9123

Acceptance Fund for Human Ecology

1510

Biester Young Honors Lecture Fund for Food Science & Nutrition

Provides funds for the departments of Food Science and Nutrition, Family Social Science, and Design, Housing and Apparel to invite noted professors to the U of M's St. Paul campus to interact with students in lecture/seminar settings.

3964

Ruth Bonde Research Fund in Food Science & Nutrition

Provides for funds to support research needs of faculty members; may be used for instruments, equipment or personnel for research projects.

3551

CHE Scholarship Fund

4973

Bernice Dahl Strategic Initiatives Fund

Funds to be used for strategic initiatives.

4239

Ottillie Dunkelbeck Fund

Funds for support of nutrition research.

5645

Equipment for Food Processing & Research

Funds to be used to purchase pilot plant and laboratory equipment in the Dept of Food Science and Nutrition.

4274

Food Science & Nutrition Fund

Funds for unrestricted use in support of the Dept of Food Science and Nutrition

5709

Food Science & Nutrition Strategic Initiatives

Development funds for strategic initiatives in the Dept of Food Science and Nutrition.

3544

Caroline Fredrickson International Fund

Supports faculty and student travel to participate in international activities with preference given to food science faculty and students.

D736

Combs Memorial Library Fund

Support the Combs Learning Center (FScN Rm 220).

5387

GM Genomics for Healthful Foods Chair

Supports a faculty member in the Dept of Food Science and Nutrition.

4975

Goldthorpe Strategic Initiative Fund

Funds may be used for digital technology upgrades, professional development of students and faculty, renovation of equipment or laboratories, and scholarly activities that provide unusual initiatives.

1452

Eleanor Johnston Human Ecology Professional Development - CFANS

Provides support for faculty and staff development (training/education) in the Dept of Foods Science and Nutrition.

2563

Kirschner's Kitchens Cookbook Collection

Provides funds to house a cookbook collection of more than 2000 pieces.

 

Ludden Trust Funds

Funding for graduate students to assist with the costs (i.e., registration, travel, meals) of presenting a paper at a professional conference.  

2419

PUF-General Mills Chair - Cereal Chemistry

Provides funding for the establishment and operation of a faculty position in cereal chemistry.

2816

Elizabeth Lewis Rose Memorial Book Fund

Provides funds for a book prize to be awarded annually to a student in nutrition education.

1489

Stegeman Visiting Professorship Fund - CFANS

Provides funds for the departments of Food Science and Nutrition, Family Social Science, or Design, Housing and Apparel to invite distinguished individuals to visit for short periods of time.

5399

Betty Sullivan Fund

Supports research and education in the field of food science, chemistry, and bio-chemistry.

8557

Flavor Research and Education Center Fund

To support the activities of the Flavor Research and Education Center in the Department of Food Science and Nutrition.

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If you have any questions, concerns or comments, please contact Francisco Diez-Gonzalez, Head of the Department of Food Science and Nutrition, at fdiez@umn.edu or Cynthia Cashman, CFANS Director of Development, at cashman@umn.edu or 612-624-7489.