Dr. Bruce Hamaker received the W.K.Kellogg International Food Security Award

Published: April 20, 2012

Congratulations to Dr. Bruce Hamaker for being selected to receive the W.K. Kellogg International Food Security Award!

This is a new IFT Achievement Award, sponsored by the Kellogg Company and championed by the IFT International Division. The award includes a $3,500 honorarium, complimentary registrations to the IFT meeting, and a plaque. The purpose of the award is to "honor an IFT member working in academics, research institutes or the government, regardless of geographic origin, whose outstanding efforts result in one or more of the following: 1) Enabling and increased access to nutritious food in non-industrialized countries; 2) Developing emerging technologies and/or research that addresses non-industrialized countries food needs, food safety, and food security, and/or, 3) Contributing toward the technological development in one or more local food industries to help foster economic development in non-industrialized countries.