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Nutrition Awards


Entry for the 2024 Nutrition Awards is currently Open!

All entries must be submitted on the online platform.

The Nutrition Awards recognize the outstanding nutrition and wellness programs implemented within collegiate dining programs of our institutional members. The National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS) celebrates the innovative programs created to meet the needs of a dynamic student population in the following categories:

Special Diet Program of the Year
Special Diet Recipe of the Year
Wellness and Nutrition Program of the Year

Rules & Criteria


2023 Categories & Winners 


Most Innovative Wellness & Nutrition Program                            


The 2023 most innovative wellness & nutrition program winners are:

Gold: Duke University

Silver: Washington University in St. Louis

Bronze: University of Maryland


Best Local Foods Recipe           

 The 2023 Best Local Foods Recipe winners are:

Gold: University of Connecticut

Silver: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Bronze: Boston College