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Gertrude Chrymko Memorial Scholarship

This WNYDA scholarship is awarded to an outstanding ECC Dietetic Technology student in memory of Gertrude Chrymko.  The award is a financial gift and is mainly supported by the Chrymko family but additional donations are gratefully accepted.  Candidates must submit letters of recommendation from ECC instructors as well as a copy of their transcript.

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WNYDA Academic Scholarship

The WNYDA Academic Scholarship recognizes the competence, compassion and meaningful professional activities of a dietetics student, practicing Dietetic Technician, Registered, practicing Registered Dietitian or practicing Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, regardless of age, who has made notable contributions in their respective careers and who is enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate or doctoral program that will enhance the dietetics profession and/or the nutrition community.

Criteria for Selection

  1. Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and WNYDA; verify and include member number.
  2. Enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate or doctoral program.
  3. A current resume.
  4. Two letters of recommendations; one professional (may be from a dietitian) and one personal.
  5. Is a current student (include current overall GPA), practicing Registered Dietitian, practicing Registered Dietitian Nutritionist or practicing Dietetic Technician, Registered.
  6. Not previously selected for this award in the past.
  7. Demonstrated leadership and concern for the promotion of optimal health and nutritional status of the community in the narrative segment of the award application.

APPLICATIONS DUE April 7TH, 2018 and should be emailed to Allyson Odachowski at email:  Allyson@AllysonRD.com

WNYDA Academic Scholarship application form final 3.5.19