This year EFAD is awarding the

best student among us!


EFAD's Student of the Year Award 2019 was designed to award the highest achieving student studying or graduating in   2018 or 2019. If you are or were a BSc or MSc student of Nutrition and Dietetics in the academic years 2017/2018 or 2018/2019, and if you are a member of a National Dietetic Association or are studying at a Higher Education Institution that is a member of EFAD, then please apply for an opportunity to be named EFAD's Student of the Year!

What will be evaluated?

-          Your motivation letter - convince us that you indeed deserve this award! (mandatory)

-          Two recommendations from dietetic specialists or professors from your university – it shows how well others appreciate you! (at least one is mandatory)

-          Attendance of conferences, congresses, courses, workshops, webinars and other extracurricular learning activities – it shows you are eager to expand your knowledge! (optional - bonus points)

-          Extra-curricular achievements in the form of voluntary work related to dietetics– it shows your motivation to contribute to your community (optional -bonus points)

-          Contribution to and attendance of ENDietS and EFAD activities – it shows how much you have contributed to the work of our network (optional -bonus points)

-          Previous awards in the field of dietetics – it means your work has already been recognised by others! (optional -bonus points)


The student with the most achievements will then be chosen by the EFAD executive committee, ESDN education and ELLLC and will be awarded with a free registration to the 12th EFAD conference in Berlin (1/2 November  2019, with a special student programme on the 31 October) and 100 Euros towards travelling expenses!*


Don't miss this amazing opportunity!! The application deadline is 1st June 2019!**


How to apply?

Fill out the application template and send it to ENDietS@efad.org with all the requested documentation. You also need at least one recommendation letter, so please ask a teacher, professor, supervisor or other professional of the field to fill out the recommendation template and send it separately to us at ENDietS@efad.org .

* If the winner is unable to attend the conference, a 100 Euro Amazon voucher will be awarded instead.
** If the winner has already registered to the EFAD conference, the fee will be refunded.