The Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) recently released a call for nominations for the BIFAD Awards for Scientific Excellence. The purpose of the BIFAD Awards for Scientific Excellence in a Feed the Future Innovation Lab is to recognize individual researchers and/or a team of researchers for significant achievements originating from work performed through a United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Feed the Future Innovation Lab. Two awards will be given annually: one for an individual researcher or a team of researchers and one for a student researcher.
Read the full details on eligibility and the application process here: BIFAD_AWARDS_Scientific_Excellence_2014
Deadline for Receipt of the first round of nomination materials: 22 July 2014 by 1700 hr Eastern US Time.
Deadline for Receipt of the second round of nomination materials: 2 September 2014 by 1700 hr Eastern US Time.
Send all nominations and supporting materials as attachments to an e-mail that is addressed to:
Contact details for more information:
Dr. Mark Varner
Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU)
1307 New York Ave, NW; Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005-4722