• NSCA Nutritional Research Award
    A nutritionist is recognized annually for his or her breakthroughs and contributions in the field of nutritional research for athletes.
  • Nominations for the NSCA Nutritional Research Award have closed. Nominations will be available online from March 1 through March 15 of every year. The award is presented annually at the NSCA's National Conference.

    The NSCA Nutritional Research Award is given to an individual who deserves recognition for his or her breakthroughs and contributions in the field of nutritional research for athletes.

    The NSCA Nutritional Research Award is sponsored by GNC.

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    Congratulations to our 2014 winner, Abbie Smith-Ryan, PhD, CSCS,*D, FISSN

    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