Welcome to the application system for the 2019 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 eligible countries. Please select this link to view acceptable research proposals for eligible countries. Submissions from candidates in ineligible countries and proposals unrelated to approved topics will be summarily deleted.
USDA will accept applications until December 31, 2018.
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