Fully Funded AfriPlantSci Summer School Scholarships for Early Career Researchers in Kenya, 2019
Applications are invited for AfriPlantSci Summer School Scholarships for Early Career Researchers in Kenya. This is a 2-week, residential program, which gives an interactive learning experience to researchers.
ACACIA will train, support and mentor the African and UK crop research scientific community to have a greater future impact on key African agricultural challenges. ACACIA will provide African crop researchers and institutes with the access to cutting-edge technologies required to accelerate crop improvement in Africa. ACACIA will conduct world-leading research for development to accelerate the improvement of important African food crop species.
Registration, Travel and Accommodation costs for the course will be covered for successful applicants.
AfriPlantSci invite applications from early-career researchers from across sub-Saharan Africa whose research falls within the broad topic of Plant Health. This includes MSc students, PhD students and researchers recently graduated from their studies (within 5 years). Potential attendees should have the aspiration to build their careers through international networks and a passion to address plant health challenges in Africa.
The mode of application is online.