EDUCATION & RESEARCH INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Interested in learning more about the ERI Scholarship Program?

Applications are being accepted for the 2020-2021 Scholarship Program. The deadline is September 30, 2020.

Every year since its 75th anniversary in 1989 Food Northwest and its Education and Research Institute have awarded scholarships to deserving students in the states of Idaho, Oregon and Washington.  The purpose of these scholarships is to encourage students to pursue a career in the food industry and to encourage and support industry employees to further their education. 

Two types of scholarships are offered:

1.   University Scholarships

Open to students pursuing degrees at the University of Idaho, Oregon State University and Washington State University.

Application    Application Instructions

2.   Member Scholarships

Open to current full-time employees and family of Food Northwest food processor member companies.

Application    Application Instructions 

Sincere thanks to our Donors!

  • Beaverton Foods
  • Boardman Foods
  • Columbia Food and Machinery
  • Continental Mills, Inc.
  • Del Monte Foods
  • Ever Fresh Fruit Company
  • Henningsen Cold Storage
  • JR Simplot Company
  • Lamb Weston
  • McCain Foods
  • Morasch Meats
  • Jim Munyon
  • New Season Foods
  • OFD Foods
  • Oregon Cherry Growers
  • Paradigm Food Works
  • Reser’s Fine Foods
  • Rite Stuff Foods
  • Scenic Fruit Company
  • SVZ USA
  • Tillamook County Creamery Association
  • Tree Top
  • Twin City Foods
  • Valley Processing

These scholarships are supported by donations to the Education and Research Institute.  Find out how you can contribute by visiting this page.