MAND Foundation

Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

The Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (MAND Foundation) is the charitable branch of the Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. We are a 501(c)(3) organization that raises funds to provide scholarships for MAND members.

The MAND Foundation funds education and research initiatives to promote optimal nutrition, health and well-being of the public.

The MAND Foundation will be an innovative and effective non-profit fundraiser for nutrition education and research initiatives.

We are pleased to offer the following scholarships to support MAND members who are students of dietetics, dietetic interns, dietitians returning to school for graduate studies, or Registered Dietitians (RDs) or Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTRs) pursuing CE opportunities:

  • Jane Hartman Award for Pursuing an Undergraduate Degree in Dietetics or a Dietetic Internship - $1,000
  • E.V. McCollum Returning Graduate Student Award - $1,000
  • Helen D. Mullan Continuing Education Award - up to $500 each

To learn more about our scholarships and apply, please click the link for the virtual application below. 

MAND Foundation Virtual Application (2021-22 Award Cycle)

NOTE: All scholarships for the 2021-2022 affiliate year have been awarded.  Thank you for your interest and please consider applying next affiliate year. 

For questions please contact the MAND Foundation President at

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