Tailored opportunities: Research fund for early and middle stage scientists- the Borlaug Fellowship


The U.S. Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for the 2018 Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program. The program offers training and collaborative research opportunities to scientists, researchers, and policymakers from 40 eligible countries. Fellows will work one-on-one with a mentor at a U.S. university, research center, or government agency, usually for 8-12 weeks. The U.S. mentor will later visit the fellow’s home institution to continue collaboration.


The deadline is November 5, 2017


Early or middle stage  scientists (who have completed an MSc or above)  from forty selected countries, including Ethiopia are eligible to apply. The field of studies or thematic areas for Ethiopia are Plant health, Animal health and Resilient agriculture. Applicants should be employed by a university or a research institute or agency in their countries.


Prepare required documents and make an online application here https://borlaug.myreviewroom.com/

For more information visit


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