News: Call for Nominations for the 2019 Crawford Fund Fellowship, March 2019

Mr Manh, the 2018 Crawford Fund Fellow, researching the development of panel production using agricultural waste material – in this instance sorghum stalk material

The Crawford Fund Fellowship provides further training to agricultural scientists from developing countries whose work shows significant potential. The training will take place at an Australian agricultural research institution, and emphasises the application of knowledge to increase agricultural production in the their home country.

The Crawford Fund Fellowship was established in 2002 with the generous support of Dr Brian Booth AM FTSE, and is offered annually to an agricultural scientist below the age of 35 years. Fellows must be a citizen of, or are working in: Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, East Timor, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Kiribati, Vanuatu or Vietnam.

Nominations are now invited for the 2019 Crawford Fund Fellowship

Nominations must be made by two proposers, one of whom must be an Australian citizen, and should be made on the nomination form, obtainable from Crawford@crawfordfund.org.

The closing date for nominations is 19 April 2019.

Late nominations or self-nominations will not be accepted, please refer to the terms and conditions for more information.