Scholarship Application _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ LIAND will be accepting applications for the Stacy Surkis Memorial/ LIAND Scholarship. One single recipient will be awarded the following: $1,000.00 and a one year membership in LIAND. In addition, the winner and a guest will be invited to the LIAND's Annual Dinner.
Criteria for selection are as follows:
STACY SURKIS MEMORIAL/ LIAND SCHOLARSHIP:
The candidate must:
Be enrolled in an AND/ CADE Accredited or approved dietetics program for the 2017 to 2018 academic year.
Be a legal, full time resident of Long Island (Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, Brooklyn)
Attend a Long Island School or program for the 2017-2018 academic year, full time.
Demonstrate active involvement in professional organizations and community programs.
Be willing to participate in a least two LIAND Board or Committee meetings for the scholarship year.
Please see scholarship application. Applications must be postmarked by July 15, 2017. The Scholarship Committee will select the most appropriate winner by August 15, 2017. The winner will be presented in the Fall of 2017.
Completed applications MUST include AND Statement of Student Status, and a Professional Statement to the LIAND Scholarship Chair. The Professional Statement should be approximately 250 words and one page long describing creative plans or programs, future plans, goals and objectives for their role in the dietetics profession. Dietetic Internship application letters will not be accepted.
Any questions, please contact: Lynne Chimon, MS, RD, CDN, BC-ADM, CDE, LIAND Scholarship Chair firstname.lastname@example.org W – 516 663-2350 H – 516 224-4074