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Graduate Student Fellowship

Fellowships to USA and Israel PhD Students
for Short-Term Agricultural Research

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Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Binational Agricultural Research and Development Fund (BARD)

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Fellowships providing a stipend of $1,500 per month plus additional allowances to USA and Israel PhD students to carry out short-term agricultural-related research at laboratories in the other country. Research opportunities allow students to acquire new skills and techniques for advancement in their discipline of study.

The fellowship is intended to provide travel and modest living expenses to conduct the research in the host laboratory. The exchange will promote collaboration between scientists of both countries and expose the student to the ongoing research in the other country in the area of his/her present and future research.

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GrantWatch ID#: 177472

Estimated Size of Grant:

The award is $1,500 per month plus $2,000 to cover travel costs.

In the event that the fellow is joined by defendants (spouse, child/ren) BARD will pay a onetime $2,000 dependants allowance.

Term of Contract:

The fellowship will be for a period of period of 2 to 6 months.

The award is to be initiated no later than December 31st of the award year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

PhD students who are citizens of either the United States or Israel and who wish to conduct research in the laboratory in the other country are eligible to apply.

A student may receive only one fellowship from BARD in the course of his PhD studies.

Pre-Application Information:

Deadline: January 15, 2019

The Executive Director notifies all applicants in writing of the decision of the Board of Directors during the month of May following submission of the proposal.

The recipient must inform BARD of acceptance of the award within two months of notification.

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Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Online submission:

Miriam Green

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