Announcement: Fellowships

IFPRI-Abuja is pleased to announce the following fellowships:

IFAR 2010 Fellowship Program
IFAR is a results-oriented foundation that supports partnerships, collaboration, and awards as a means of fostering scientific excellence in agriculture and related fields. The deadline for receipt of proposals is March 10, 2010.  Additional details may be accessed at

African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) Fellowships
African women working in agricultural research and development from Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia who have completed a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree in selected disciplines are invited to apply at or
The deadline for all applications is March 22, 2010.

 YARA Prize
The mission of the Yara Prize is to contribute to the transformation of African agriculture and food availability within a sustainable context, thereby helping to reduce hunger and poverty. The Prize can be awarded to any individual or identifiable group of individuals, as well as to established institutions, associations, organizations, or government bodies. The deadline for submission of proposal is April 1, 2010. For further details, visit: