The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2017 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships. Fellows will work with a mentor at USDA’s Agricultural Research Service or a U.S. university for up to 12 weeks on climate change mitigation research. The U.S. mentor will subsequently visit the fellow’s home institution to continue collaboration. The deadline for applications in 30th November 2016.
Countries eligible for the 2017 Borlaug Global Research Alliance Fellowships are Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Ghana, Honduras, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Targeted research areas are: