A Fresh Approach to Education

Available Scholarships


Thanks to the EACH Foundation, School food service professionals in California can apply for a scholarship for one School Food Institute course. Click here to APPLY NOW!


Colorado Parent advocates and school food service professionals can APPLY NOW for a scholarship for up to three School Food Institute courses. Thank you to The Colorado Health Foundation for this opportunity!


Courtesy of Danone, we have a limited number of scholarships for Plant Forward and Salad Bars in Schools courses. This scholarship is open to school food operators who use or have used plant-based or plant-forward recipes in their lunchrooms. Click HERE to APPLY!

Donate to a Scholarship

Donating to the scholarship fund at the School Food Institute supports sustainable school food change by reaching the people on the ground in school meal programs. Your donation supports high-quality training and professional development for school food service staff who are looking to innovate their school meal programs and provide real, fresh, healthy food to every kid, every day.

$100 provides a scholarship for a school food service professional to enroll in one School Food Institute course

$450 provides scholarships for a team of 5 school foodservice professionals to enroll in a School Food Institute course

$635 provides a scholarship for a school food service professional to earn a Gold Certificate from the School Food Institute

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