NRA Educational Foundation

Support for future foodservice professionals.

Students are the future of our industry’s success – and NAFEM is committed to encouraging them through our endowed scholarship with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). The scholarship is awarded annually to current student(s) in an established culinary program who show an interest in the equipment and supplies side of the foodservice industry.

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2016 scholarship recipients

Austin January, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Hannah Dinsmore, Johnson & Wales University, Jeffrey Prucha, New England Culinary Institute and Mikayla Riggs, Johnson & Wales University were the 2016 recipients of NAFEM’s academic scholarship in partnership with the NRAEF.

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Upcoming events




CFSP overview and exam

Chicago, Illinois / August 23-24, 2017

NAFEM’s Chicago headquarters

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The NAFEM Show 2019

Orlando, Florida / Feb. 7-9, 2019

Orange County Convention Center

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