Leadership Position Open: ACEND Student Representative

This article was updated on March 21, 2022

03/21/2022 - The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics is seeking an Academy student member with strong leadership skills who will be enrolled in an ACEND-accredited program during the 2023-2024 academic year to serve as a student representative to the ACEND® Board.

Student representatives serve a two-year term in which they actively participate in two face-to-face ACEND® Board meetings and 6-8 conference calls per year. They are appointed to ACEND® committees and participate in the Academy's Member and Student Advisory Committee. The ACEND® student representative must be enrolled in an ACEND® accredited program for at least the first two face-to-face meetings (July 2023 and January 2024). ACEND® business related expenses incurred while serving as a Student Representative member are reimbursed by ACEND®.

You must complete an online application and submit a letter of interest, student’s resume and a letter of recommendation from a faculty member or program director in one PDF document to acendnominations@eatright.org no later than October 15, 2022.

* Application form with submission information