Welcome to the application system for the 2017 Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program.
The Borlaug Fellowship Program provides opportunities for short-term research projects to improve agricultural productivity, economic development, and food security. It offers training and collaborative opportunities for agricultural research, international agricultural economics, leadership, and policy to researchers. Competitively selected fellows will work one-on-one with a U.S. mentor who will coordinate the training program. After completion of the 10-12 week fellowship, the mentor will visit the fellow's home institution to continue collaboration. USDA will select U.S. host institutions and mentors for each fellow. We will only accept applications on approved topics for each country. Please select this link to view acceptable research proposals for eligible countries.
Application Deadline is November 30, 2016.
1. We are not accepting applications for Borlaug Cocoa Fellowships at this time.
2. We are not accepting applications from the following countries at this time: Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Trinidad & Tobago (all eligible for Borlaug Cocoa Fellowship only).
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