The Food Science and Technology Awards are now open for nominations, closing on 30th April.

The awards include;

  • A Young Technologist Award
  • A Leadership Award,
  • The Ron Hooker Award
  • A Distinguished Service Award for the Dairy Industry
  • The NZIFST Fellowship

The Young Technologist Award recognises under 30s for their effort or achievement in the food industry. The Ron Hooker award recognises significant past or current service or contribution to the NZIFST and the Fellowship is for a professional member of the NZIFST who has made a substantial contribution to the profession of food science and technology. Visit for more info.