The Horticulture Innovation Lab is now recruiting graduate students with agricultural expertise to participate in nine new Trellis Fund projects in Africa and Asia.
U.S. graduate students from North Carolina State University, the University of Florida, the University of California, Davis, and the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa are eligible to apply.
The deadline for applications is Nov. 4, 2016.
Selected students will work to support a six-month project, with 100 hours of remote work and also travel for 1-2 weeks of in-country work. Projects will take place during 2017 in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Cambodia and Nepal.
Students will be provided air travel; reimbursement for Continue reading Grad students: Apply for international ag experience with Trellis Fund
Guatemalans interested in pursuing a doctoral degree are encouraged to apply for a fellowship package that will be part of an upcoming Horticulture Innovation Lab project in Guatemala, called MásRiego.
The chosen student will pursue a Ph.D. in Energy and Environmental Systems at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T), with tuition, fees, travel and dissertation costs supported with funds from the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Qualifying applicants should: Continue reading Scholarship opportunity: Guatemalan to study at North Carolina A&T
Interested in international agriculture? University students are invited to apply for a fellowship to attend the Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development’s annual conference and then participate in its Future Leaders Forum.
This year, the AIARD annual conference will be May 31 – June 2 in Washington, D.C. Continue reading Student opportunity: ‘Future leaders’ in international agriculture development