Herbalife Nutrition has partnered with the American Society of Nutrition (ASN) and the Nutrition Education for the Public (NEP) to award scholarships to promising college students within the discipline of diet who intend to turn out to be Registered Dietitians.
“Registered Dietitians are on the entrance traces of instructing Americans the rules of wholesome consuming and use diet to realize well being targets and we’re proud to assist them on their schooling journey,” stated Dr. Kent Bradley, Chief Health and Nutrition Officer at Herbalife Nutrition.
The ASN’s dedication to advancing diet analysis and its medical purposes contains distributing $100,000 in awards, journey grants and scholarships to assist college students, and can award the Herbalife Nutrition $5,000 scholarship for the third yr in a row. M. Alan Dawson, MS, RD, CSSD, LD of Florida State University was honored with this yr’s scholarship.
Scholarships awarded by means of the NEP included three $1,000 scholarships in 2020 and 2021 for pupil analysis and dietetic coaching for college kids enrolled in an accredited dietetic program on the junior, senior or graduate stage of schooling. NEP scholarship recipients embody Kayla Parsons and Leigh Neptune, of the University of Maine. A 3rd awardee might be named within the fall of 2021.
Scholarship recipients additionally obtain an all-expenses paid journey to Herbalife Nutrition’s headquarters in Los Angeles, California.