SOFHT Student Awards 2019


The next big stars of food science will be people like you. Enter the SOFHT Student Awards 2019 & it could be you!

We’ve got together with some of the biggest names in the food industry to offer budding food industry entrepreneurs the chance to shine in the industry’s only dedicated student award.

If you or someone you know is studying towards a career in the food industry, this is the perfect opportunity to get a foot on the ladder and boost that CV!

The two award categories are:

• Undergraduate students
• Part-time students/apprentices in employment Science and technology drives future innovation in the food industry.

In a competitive marketplace, the SOFHT Student Awards give students the chance to show they’ve got what it takes to be at the leading edge of one of the world’s most important industries.

We’ve made it easier and more rewarding than ever for SOFHT Student Members to register interest in the Student Awards 2019.

SOFHT Student Membership is free of charge and the benefits start the moment you visit for full details and to get started.

2019 Award Prizes:

• £500 Currys/PC World technology voucher for the winner of each category
• A place at the SOFHT Summer Lecture – Coombe Abbey on 4th July 2019
• Placement opportunities available for the winners with the sponsors

Open entry format, allowing entrants to choose a submission style that suits them and their course.

To enter: Submit a one page executive summary of a practical or theoretical solution or innovation relating to the food industry and its future by 30 April 2019.

Submission: This can be in any media format that suits you and your course, such as a dissertation, poster, video or blog. The submission should be no longer than 30 minutes for the judges to review by 31 May 2019.

Submissions to: or post to SOFHT, The Granary, Middleton House Farm, Tamworth Road, Middleton, Staffs B78 2BD.

The deadlines:

30 April 2019: Submit a one page executive summary (approx. 350 words) about your chosen topic and media format of the entry.

31 May 2019: Final submission in your chosen media format to be reviewed by the judging panel.

Entry to the SOFHT Student Awards is FREE

Click here to download the Entry Form.

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