Health and Nutrition Diversity Scholars

Health and Nutrition Diversity Scholars (HANDS) is a program designed to increase the diversity of students in the nutrition field. HANDS Scholars are able to participate in a 1-credit seminar each semester and are given access to tutoring, mentorship and career counseling. Scholars will also be able to participate in nutrition conferences, workshops, research & education opportunities, self-assessment programs and other programs for professional development.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Program Participation: 

Program identifies community participants.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

December 1, 2006

Partner(s): 

United States

Program Director: 

Nancy Cohen

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Pamela Marsh-Williams

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

School of Public Health and Health Sciences/Nutrition

Organizational elements: 

Student Involvement: 

Yes

This Project Receives External Funding: 

Yes

Assessment Mechanism: 

No