Wednesday, May 06, 2009


SCHOLARSHIPS: RUFORUM in Agriculture Graduate Scholarships

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building (RUFORUM) is offering a limited number of scholarships for an MSc program in Research Methods. The program aims to produce research methods specialists who will be able to work across the social, economic and biophysical sciences and who will be able to make solid contributions to enhancing the effectiveness of modern, integrative research. The course is highly practical, built around research being carried out in East and Southern Africa.

Who: Graduates in Statistics or Applied Maths who are fascinated by Agriculture and Rural Development, or those with a background in Agriculture or Biology background and are comfortable with Maths. Note that, applicants should first apply to Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture (JKUAT) for admission to the program. Admission to the program is a prerequisite for consideration for the scholarship.

Deadline for admission at JKUAT is 30 May 2009.   [more information]

Via CGIAR G&D Funding News

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