Student Chefs

Student & Junior Culinarians

Student & Junior Chapter Membership Information

Student Culinarians - For college and university student culinarians and enthusiasts over age 18 Junior Culinarians - For high school students between 16 and 18 years of age

Boost your culinary career!

Gain access to experts in the culinary profession!

Stay on top of the latest in culinary arts!

Set yourself apart with ACF Certification!

Hone your culinary skills through Competition!

Student Chapter President: Open

Student Chapter Vice President: Open

Student Chapter Secretary: Open

Student & Junior Chapter Membership Information

"Once young culinarians graduate, they need to remain fresh and relevant in this competitive industry. Join the only significant culinary trade organization in the USA—the ACF. This provides face-to-face networking opportunities, supplemental training, and the only culinary certification that is verified by practical testing." —Russell Scott, CMC (Certified Master Chef), The Everglades Club, Palm Beach, FL

The American Culinary Federation

Is the largest and most prestigious professional chefs organization in North America. ACF has more than 17,500 proud members who belong to over 150 chapters across the United States and is recognized as the leader in professional development for the culinary community.

The good news is you can join now as a culinary student and use your membership to further your career path!

More opportunities will be coming soon so check back often!