call for applications
U.S. Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security
Application Deadline: Monday, February 1, 2016
The U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Program will hold its fifth annual Summer Institute on Global Food Security Sunday, June 5- Saturday, June 18, 2016 on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. This two-week learning program is for graduate students who are interested in developing a holistic understanding of the conceptual challenges around global food security with a focus on cross-disciplinary problem solving of real-world development challenges. Applicants must have completed at least one semester of graduate study and be enrolled in a U.S. institution at the time of application. U.S. citizenship is not required. Applications are available at the program website.
Upon successful completion of the Summer Institute on Global Food Security, qualifying participants are encouraged to apply for a graduate research fellowship grant from the U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security program.
Contact: Pamela McClure, Program Coordinator, Purdue US Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security, Mann Hall Rm 105, 203 S. Martin Jischke Drive, West Lafayette, In 47907-2022. Phone: 765.494.5441. E-mail: email@example.com
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