Higher Education for Development (HED), in cooperation with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), anticipates making up to two awards of up to $250,000 each in the area of Conservation of Biodiversity and Economic Growth as part of the U.S.–Mexico Training, Internships, Exchanges, and Scholarships Initiative. Applications due: June 20, 2008, 5 p.m. ET.
One of the awards is focused on linkages between small producers and financial services, the other on forestry and sustainable economic opportunities.
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