Tag: Graduate Research

The RUFORUM Graduate Research Grant (GRG): A Focus on Students from Mozambique


Over the years, RUFORUM has championed transformative graduate research and training in agricultural sciences through supporting graduate research and training implemented under the Competitive Grants Scheme (CGS). One of the competitive grants that is routinely made available through Senior Faculty in member universities is the Graduate Research Grants (GRGs). The GRG supports the training of master level students under the mentorship of a research … Read More The RUFORUM Graduate Research Grant (GRG): A Focus on Students from Mozambique

Graduate Research Grant Program: Request for Applications


Application Deadline: The Fall 2015 application deadline is Monday, November 9, 2015, 11:59 PM Eastern Time. The U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security graduate research grant program supports exceptional graduate students who are interested in developing a component of their graduate research in a developing country setting and in collaboration with a mentor from an International Agricultural Research Center (IARC), or a qualifying* … Read More Graduate Research Grant Program: Request for Applications

New Publication: The Impact of Graduate Research Grants – Examples from Botswana


When enterprising farmer Eric Galotshoge had the idea of importing a herd of dairy goats and producing goats’ milk to satisfy a burgeoning local market, he thought he was onto a sure thing. As a farmer with an entrepreneurial turn of mind, he did his market research and found that a strong demand existed from local supermarkets, hotels and game lodges for locally produced … Read More New Publication: The Impact of Graduate Research Grants – Examples from Botswana

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