Karen Sadaghian was an outstanding dietitian who practiced in many areas of nutrition, including the New Mexico State Department developing teaching units to educate others in nutrition for children with special needs.
In her memory, the New Mexico Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics will hold the Karen Sadaghian Symposium and present one $500 scholarship to a deserving graduate student enrolled in nutrition studies in a New Mexico University at the graduate level or in a dietetic internship.
The application process must include:
1- An Unofficial transcript
2- Hold a GPA of 3.0 or higher
3- Send a resume including work and volunteer experience
4- A letter stating why you entered the nutrition field and your goals for the future.
Your application must be emailed or postmarked by Feb 28th.
The recipient will be awarded the scholarship at the symposium on March 4th.
Please send your application and questions to:
New Mexico Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
c/o Astrida Teneng
955 Buena Vista Dr Apt L211 SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106