The Consumer Food Safety Education Conference will be held on December 4 & 5, 2014 in Arlington, Virginia in the United States this year.
It is designed to bring stakeholders together, to find the best ways to educate consumers on how to avoid foodborne illnesses. The main themes are motivating behavior change, assessing food safety education programs, using social media and reaching target audiences.
Scholarships to cover the costs of attending this conference are available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students. The awardees will receive full conference registration and reimbursement of up to $800 for travel and accommodations.
Four (4) partial scholarships are also available, covering conference registration only. The application deadline is October 13, 2014.
For details about this conference, please visit the Team Food Safety website. To apply for the scholarship and more information on the scholarship, please visit their website. Please note that this is an American-based organization and may not reflect Canadian regulations.