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National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. NNM also promotes the Academy and its members to the public and the media as the most valuable and credible source of timely, scientifically based food and nutrition information.
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Guidelines For Using the NNM Mark and Slogan

National Nutrition Month® is a federally registered service mark of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. To protect this mark, the "®" symbol should be used after the words "National Nutrition Month" to indicate its registration status.

The mark "National Nutrition Month®" may be used to promote National Nutrition Month® to the general public or to companies and organizations which serve the public, or to refer generally to National Nutrition Month®. The term "National Nutrition Month®" cannot be used to promote companies, services or products not associated with the Academy. The words must never be altered in any way.

Permission is granted to broadcast media and publishers for use of the mark "National Nutrition Month®" for use with publicity focusing on the campaign.

National Nutrition Month® campaign materials purchased from the Academy for free distribution to the general public may be imprinted with the message "distributed by [name of company, association, or organization]."

Graphics and art for National Nutrition Month ® are also copyrighted. Graphics and related materials may not be copied, reproduced or altered in any medium, including but not limited to electronic mail, social media or websites.

Written permission must be obtained from the Academy to reproduce the graphic on non-educational, non-print materials. For example, this includes T-shirts, mugs, online videos or photos, and any other promotional items.

Written permission must be obtained from the Academy to use approved social media artwork created and distributed by the Academy (i.e. Facebook cover photo, Twitter header image).


To obtain permission from the Academy for National Nutrition Month® service mark or artwork usage as described above, please fill out the permission request form on Page 2 and reply to