Annual Awards

NSCA Nutritional Research Award

A nutritionist is recognized annually for his or her breakthroughs and contributions in the field of nutritional research for athletes. The NSCA Nutritionist Research Award is sponsored by GNC.

Online nominations for the NSCA Nutritional Research Award are open March 1 through March 15 of each year.


Congratulations to our 2014 Winner, Abbie Smith-Ryan!

Smith Ryan

Past Award Recipients Include:  

2013 - Joshua Hingst, RD, CSCS, CSCCa, USAW

2012 - Marie A. Spano, MS, CSCS

2011 - Joel T. Cramer, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA

2010 - Richard B. Kreider, PhD

2009 - Nicholas A. Ratamess Jr, PhD, CSCS,*D

2008 - Jeffery R. Stout, PhD, CSCS,*D

2007 - Andrew C. Fry, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA

2006 - Michael H. Stone, PhD

2005 - Jose Antonio, PhD, CSCS

2004 - Joan M. Eckerson, PhD, CSCS

2003 - Jeff Volek, PhD, CSCS,*D

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