Nutrition Awards

NACUFS has contests aimed to help member institutions highlight successful wellness promotions and outstanding recipes. Contests are open to all NACUFS institutional members.

Most Innovative Wellness & Nutrition Program

This annual contest recognizes colleges and universities that have implemented a unique and effective wellness or nutrition program during the previous year.

Congratulations to the 2017 winning schools:


Best Vegan Recipe

This biennial contest recognizes institutions that meet the dietary needs of particular populations and incorporate healthful alternative foods on their menus. 


Best Local Foods Recipe

The goal of this biennial contest is to recognize and encourage the use of locally produced foods in the menus of NACUFS member institutions by showcasing the efforts of those that use locally produced ingredients.

Congratulations to the 2017 winning schools: