Jun 17, 2013

Crawford Fund Fellowship for Food Security (Myanmar)

Deadline: 28 June 2013

Open to:
agricultural scientist below the age of 35 years who is a citizen of, or who is working in Myanmar

Fellowship: funding for recipient to spend a period of focused study and training in Australia

Description

The Crawford Fund Fellowship was established in 2002 with the generous support of Dr Brian Booth AM FTSE. The aim of the Fellowship is to provide further training of a scientist in agriculture, fisheries or forestry from a selected group of developing countries, whose work has shown significant potential. The training will take place at an Australian agricultural institution and will emphasise the application of knowledge to increased agricultural production in the Fellow’s home country.

The Crawford Fund Fellowship has been set up to provide further training for an agricultural scientist whose work has shown potential. This prestigious Award provides an opportunity for the successful candidate to spend a period of focussed study and training in Australia, with resulting benefits to the Awardee as well as to their country’s agriculture and Australia. The training will take place at an Australian institution and will emphasise the application of knowledge to increase agricultural production in the Fellow’s home country.

Eligibility

The Fellowship is offered annually to an agricultural scientist below the age of 35 years who is a citizen of, or who is working in Myanmar.

Nomination

The closing date for nominations for the 2013 Fellowship is close of business on 28 June 2013. Late nominations and self-nominations will not be accepted. Please note that nominations require the support of an Australian citizen and the Officer-in-Charge of the nominees Institute or Department.

Nomination forms can be requested from Marchien van Oostende at the Crawford Fund office by emailing crawford@crawfordfund.org.

For more information, please see the official website HERE.

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