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Fellowships for students from Sub-Saharan Africa

The Norman E. Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program (LEAP) is seeking applications for fellowship grant opportunities for students from Sub-Saharan Africa.  The deadline is June 12.

Applications are requested from Sub-Saharan African students conducting research on topics related to Feed The Future, USAID’s global hunger and food security initiative.  The focus region is Sub-Saharan Africa.

All topics related to agriculture (as defined by Title XII) and the research strategies of the Feed the Future initiative are admissible.

The Borlaug LEAP fellowship program supports engaging a mentor at a U.S. university and at a CGIAR center to support and enhance the thesis research and mentoring experience.  Awards are made on a competitive basis to students who show strong scientific and leadership potential.

Funds are available for one year and cannot exceed $20,000.

For more information on eligibility criteria and to download the application, please visit: http://leap.ucdavis.edu

Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program (LEAP) CA&ES International Programs Environmental Horticulture Building, Rm #1103 (along Old Davis Rd.) University of California, Davis One Shields Avenue Davis, CA  95616

Tel: (530) 752-0464
Fax: (530) 754-7160
Email: BorlaugLEAP@ucdavis.edu
http://ip.ucdavis.edu/study/leapThe Norman E. Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program (LEAP) is seeking applications for fellowship grant opportunities for students from Sub-Saharan Africa.  The deadline is June 12.

Applications are requested from Sub-Saharan African students conducting research on topics related to Feed The Future, USAID’s global hunger and food security initiative.  The focus region is Sub-Saharan Africa.

All topics related to agriculture (as defined by Title XII) and the research strategies of the Feed the Future initiative are admissible.

The Borlaug LEAP fellowship program supports engaging a mentor at a U.S. university and at a CGIAR center to support and enhance the thesis research and mentoring experience.  Awards are made on a competitive basis to students who show strong scientific and leadership potential.

Funds are available for one year and cannot exceed $20,000.

For more information on eligibility criteria and to download the application, please visit: http://leap.ucdavis.edu

Borlaug Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program (LEAP) CA&ES International Programs Environmental Horticulture Building, Rm #1103 (along Old Davis Rd.) University of California, Davis One Shields Avenue Davis, CA  95616

Tel: (530) 752-0464
Fax: (530) 754-7160
Email: BorlaugLEAP@ucdavis.edu
http://ip.ucdavis.edu/study/leap

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