January 14, 2022

Applications for the 2022 AOAC student awards and scholarships are now open! Our three programs support student researchers engaged in topic areas relevant to food safety and analytical science. They all offer a cash prize, membership in AOAC, complimentary registration and travel and lodging funds to attend the 2022 Annual Meeting & Exposition, and the opportunity to showcase your work to hundreds of analytical science leaders.

To learn more and apply, click the links below. All applications must be submitted online by April 29, 2022. Winners will be notified in June.

AOAC INTERNATIONAL/Eurofins Foundation “Testing for Life” Student Award

This award, supported by contributions from the Eurofins Foundation, is designed to encourage student researchers who are advancing basic or applied science in analytical or molecular testing for food safety, food security, food defense, food authenticity, or health and environmental protection.

AOAC INTERNATIONAL/Herbalife Nutrition Scholarship

This scholarship, supported by contributions from Herbalife Nutrition, is designed to encourage student researchers who are advancing analytical or molecular (DNA) testing, with special emphasis in botanicals, macro or micronutrients, or contaminants (chemical, biological, or environmental).


This award, supported by contributions from SCIEX, is designed to encourage the integration of graduate students into AOAC INTERNATIONAL, with a focus on candidates with demonstrable potential to become thought leaders and scientific influencers in their respective field.