Each year the Colorado Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics receives nominations for awards and scholarships in the categories below. Once the winners are chosen, recipients are notified in early April and announced at the annual conference. If you know someone who you believes deserves one of these awards, complete the applications at the bottom of this page. Deadline to submit applications is March 31th of each year.
2019 Conference Scholarship Application CAND will award one member a registration to the 2019 CAND Annual Conference in Keystone. The application must be a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
2020 Conference Student Scholarship ApplicationCAND will award one student member a registration to the 2019 CAND Annual Conference. The applicant must be a current student or a dietetic intern and a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
2020 Outstanding Dietetic Student ApplicationAre you a program faculty or preceptor that would like to nominate a dietetic student for their emerging leadership and achievement? Students must be enrolled in an ACEND-accredited dietetics education program and must be Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics members by January 1, 2019 to qualify.
2020 Recognized Young Dietitian Application Know a young RD who needs to be recognized? CAND would like to share the RYDY award to a young RD who shows commitment and leadership in our field. We are accepting nominations for RDs, 35 years of age or younger, who have shown excellence in legislation, research, education or management both with the association or in their employment.
2020 Emerging Dietetic Leader ApplicationThis award recognizes new dietitians at the beginning of their dietetics careers, regardless of their age, who have made distinctive contributions to our field especially in the areas of legislation, research, education and management.
2020 Recognized Dietetic Technician Application Do you know a Dietetic Technician, Registered who goes above and beyond? Nominations are being accepted for DTRs with active membership with the AND and active participation in national, affiliate or district associations.