The Western New York Section is a proud supporter of the IFT Student Association ( The Section is a current sponsor of the IFTSA/Feeding Tomorrow 5K Fun Run & Walk. Proceeds from the event are used to fund scholarships for deserving undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in food science.  For more information on the IFTSA/Feeding Tomorrow 5K Fun Run & Walk visit

Student members of IFT are encouraged to become involved in the Section.  A discount meeting registration fee of $5 is offered to students for all programs.