scholarships

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 3 December 2018 at 08:47

Dear all,

RUFORUM has released the 2nd call for Sentinel (Social and Environmental Trade-offs in African Agriculture Project) PhDs scholarships, see the attached document for more information. The call can also be accessed through this link https://www.sentinel-gcrf.org/are-you-looking-for-doctoral-research-opportunity.

Please share with your networks. 

Regards,

Valerie Kalinso.


Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 23 October 2018 at 01:45

Apply for the Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships

(Deadline: December 1, 2018)

For the 2019 – 2020 academic year, TU Delft Global Initiative will once again offer 4 Sub-Saharan Africa Excellence Scholarships to talented, motivated and broadly interested students. The Global Initiative aims to support capacity building in the Global South and to advance future leadership focusing on sustainable global development. The UN Sustainable Development Goals are a guiding principle for the TU Delft.

Check out if you're eligible for the scholarship, and apply before  HERE

You can also ask for  more information at Education Service Centre

Sharon Anyango Thanks for sharing.

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ABEBE SISAY Thanks 

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Mahder Akalu Thanks for sharing!

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Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness Uganda
Posted 4 October 2018 at 01:54

Recruiting the youth to agriculture: Advice from young researchers

For a food-secure future, the world needs young people with an interest in science, research, and agriculture. But in an increasingly urbanized environment, agricultural is rarely at the forefront of attractive career options for youth.

At the Crawford Fund Annual Conference, held in Canberra last month, 40 early agricultural researchers received scholarships to attend the conference and engage with established researchers in this space — to understand career prospects as well as the impact their work can make.

Cathy Reade, director of outreach with the Crawford Fund, has spent years working to promote agricultural research and prospective careers that can support developing countries and create a food-secure future. Youth involvement is key to addressing knowledge gaps in an increasingly ageing sector.

The scholarships aim to encourage broad participation from disciplines associated with food security — including agricultu

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Berhanu Abera when does meetings of agriprofocus bussiness challenge is undertaken?

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Berhanu Abera we are on line to follow the contineous meeting of november and desember

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Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 10 April 2018 at 08:10

Scholarships for MSc and PhD at GENES

The GENES Project was established in anticipation of the need to increase the number of plant breeders who can use genomics. GENES is funded by the Intra-Africa Program of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) of the European Commission. The consortium intends to:

1) Produce for Africa 10 world-class PhD holders molecular plant breeders who will accelerate cultivar development to adapt to current and future challenges related to climate change and food and nutrition security;

2) Train 36 MSc holders genomics scientists and 8 support staff with strong capacity in cultivar development and new molecular breeding approaches to increase knowledge and prospects of improving major crops including cereals, pulses, vegetables, fruits, and bio-fuels used in Africa for food and nutrition security and the crop production industry;

3) Harmonize training programs and research agenda of the consortium members (universities) on the use of geno

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 14 March 2018 at 04:21

Scholarship Opportunities for Africans (PAN-African Universities)

The Pan African University ( PAU) is the culmination of continental initiatives of the Commission of the African Union to revitalize higher education and research in Africa. It is a project that will exemplify excellence, enhance the attractiveness and global competitiveness of African higher education and research and establish the African University at the core of Africa’s development.

Visit http://www.pau-au.net to apply

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 23 February 2017 at 10:59

Do you work in agricultural education, research, agribusiness or rural advisory? Scholarships are now available for ICRA's autumn courses!  http://www.icra-edu.org/courses

Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 9 March 2016 at 05:48


SCHOLARSHIPS: Courses for professionals in Agriculture Education and Research

The International Center for Development Oriented Research in Agriculture (ICRA) is offering two interesting courses on Agricultural Higher Education and Research in Oct-Nov 2016. These courses are highly valued by professionals working in agricultural research, higher education, outreach and agribusiness.

1. Learning, action research and outreach for inclusive development - Boosting competencies in higher education.
You can APPLY HERE

2.Linking research to inclusive development for food security - Facing rural innovation challenges
You can APPLY HERE

Application deadline for scholarships is 22nd March 2016

faraja james Good news hope many people can apply

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Wycliffe Ondoro Must give it a try. Thanks

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Humphrey S. Chilewa This is a never miss oppurtunity

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Benin
Posted 28 September 2015 at 08:34

Courses de formation ICRA - date limite pour les bourses 16 Octobre 2015

ICRA renforce la capacité d'innovation en fournissant une formation et de coaching aux individus et aux équipes. Dans la période Mars à Juin 2016, nous avons 3 cours intéressants , aux Pays-Bas . Ces cours sont très appréciés par nos participants , les professionnels qui travaillent dans la recherche agricole , l'agro-industrie , l'enseignement supérieur et de sensibilisation.

Lier la recherche au développement inclusif pour la sécurité alimentaire - Relever les défis d’innovation rurale, 29 Fév-18 Mar 2016

English courses here

yacouba sidibé c'est vraiment intéressant !!! Mais pourquoi ne pas décentralisé ? En Afrique de l'Ouest par exemple. Les cours par vidéo - conférence sont innovantes et bien apprécié au Mali à travers le Centre de Formation pour le Développement. Réflexions à suive ...

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Appolinaire NIRAGIRA Quelles sont les conditions exigées pour participer a cette formation?Merci

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cisse rabiatou Quels sont vos critères?

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 28 September 2015 at 08:23

Training Courses ICRA -  deadline for scholarships: 16 October 2015


ICRA (International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture) strengthens innovative capacity by providing training and coaching to individuals and teams. In the period March to June 2016 we have 3 interesting courses, in the Netherlands. These courses are highly valued by our participants, professionals working in agricultural research, agri-business, higher education and outreach.

The following courses are OPEN for application NOW (click for more information):

Learning, action research and outreach for inclusive development - Boosting competencies in higher education, 29 February – 18 March 2016

Lier la recherche au développement inclusif pour la sécurité alimentaire - Relever les défis d’innovation rurale,  29 Février – 18 Mars 2016

Linking research to inclusive development for food security - Facing rural innovation challenges, 6 – 24 June 2016