SOFHT Student Awards 2018

student-awards-2017Calling all Undergraduates, Part-Time Students & Apprentices

The next big stars of food science will be people like you. Enter the SOFHT Student Awards 2018 & it could be you!

We’ve got together with some of the biggest names in the food industry to offer budding food scientists 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!

2018 Award includes:

  • £500 Currys/PC World technology voucher for the winners
  • A place at the SOFHT Summer Soireé – Coombe Abbey on 12th July 2018
  • Placements available for the winners with our sponsors
  • Open entry format, allowing entrants to choose a submission style that suits them and their course
  • Longer entry deadline to ensure award submissions do not impact on studies

Two categories:

  • 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.

So what do you need to do?

To enter:
Submit details of a practical or theoretical solution or innovation relating to the food industry and its future.

The submission:
This can be in any media format that suits you and your course, such as a dissertation, paper, poster, video or blog. The only restriction is that the submission must take no longer than 30 minutes for the judges to review.

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

The deadlines:
Final submissions by 31 May 2018

We’ve made it easier, and more rewarding than ever for SOFHT Student Members to enter the Student Awards 2018. Click here to download information leaflet

Alternatively you can register online:

And SOFHT Student Membership is free of charge. Click here to download Student membership application form