UAND participates in nominations of outstanding dietitians in Utah for various awards from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. If you would like to recognize someone who is deserving of an award, call or email the current Awards and Scholarships Chair.  You can also start the process by downloading the forms on this website, complete them and send them to the Awards and Scholarships Chair. These nominations are due by February 15.

Awards are presented at the Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting. The current available awards are: Award of Merit, Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year (RYDY), Dietitian of the Year, Emerging Dietetic Leader (EDL), UAND Award of Recognition and Outstanding Dietetics Student (OSD). Application forms with criteria for these awards are included on this site. 

You may nominate yourself, your peers or any other deserving individual.  Please take a little time to recognize the outstanding contributions of our professionals.  Feel free to call or email the current Awards and Scholarships Chair if you have questions.


Current Awards and Scholarships Chair: 

Christina Aguilar
3167 Hawthorne Ave
Ogden, UT 84403
(802) 318-3508


Awards Process and Forms:

Awards Description, Criteria and Procedure

Nominee Data Sheet

Outstanding Dietetic Student Data Sheet


Scholarship Application Process and Form