2014 Crawford Fund Fellowship for Developing Countries Students in Australia, and applications are submitted till 30th June 2014. Crawford Fund awards fellowship for developing countries. This fellowship is awarded up to three months to scientist for further training in an aspect of agricultural research or resource development at an Australian agricultural institution. Training will emphasize the application of knowledge to increase agricultural production in the fellow’s home country. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | Australia
Field(s): Training will emphasize the application of knowledge to increase agricultural production in the Fellow’s home country.
Deadline: 30th June 2014.
Funded By: The Crawford Fund
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2014 Crawford Fund Fellowship is targeted for Students from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, Cambodia, East Timor, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Nepal, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Kiribati, Vanuatu or Vietnam.
‣ Award No: Not Specified
‣ Scholarship Duration: Fellowship is offered for up to three months.
‣ Scholarship covers: The successful recipient shall spend up to three months at an Australian institution receiving further training in an aspect of agricultural research or resource development. The training shall have relevance to the needs of the recipient’s home country and the benefits that may accrue from the award of the Fellowship.
‣ The aim of the 2014 Crawford Fund Fellowship is to provide further training to a scientist from a developing country whose work in the field of agriculture, fisheries, forestry or environmental protection has shown significant potential.
‣ The training shall take place at an Australian agricultural institution and the training will emphasise the application of knowledge to increased agricultural production in the Fellow’s home country.
‣ The nominated countries may change with time.
‣ Nominees will be actively engaged in the practice of some aspect of agricultural research or extension and may be undertaking formal postgraduate study.
‣ The successful recipient will be below the age of 35 years on 1 January in the year of the Fellowship Award.
‣ In determining the successful nominee, the selection committee shall take into account the candidate’s professional history and experience, and the impact of his/her contributions in the application of research and development in agriculture in a developing country or countries.
‣ This impact should be identified where possible in terms of benefits to agricultural production. Preference shall be given to applicants who have not previously accepted a similar award.
‣ Nominations for the award should be made by at least two persons with experience in agriculture and who have a good knowledge of the nominee’s background.
‣ The nominations must include the nominee’s full name and title, communication details, education qualifications, and professional experience.
‣ Any special aspects to the advantage of the candidate should be included. The nominators should provide evidence indicating the nominee’s fluency in English.
‣ The second proposer should be the Officerin-Charge of the nominee’s Institute, Department, etc.
‣ Nominations are confidential. Nominations must be made on the application form obtainable from the Crawford Fund by post or via emailing office at Crawford-at-crawfordfund.org.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 30th June 2014.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
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