2021 African Plant Nutrition Scholar Award Program Accepting Applications

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Gavin SulewskiEditor

2021 African Plant Nutrition Graduate Student Scholar Award Program is Now Accepting Applications

Benguérir, Morocco — 28 April, 2021 — The African Plant Nutrition Institute (APNI) has released the details of the 2021 Plant Nutrition Scholar Award program that is available to graduate students enrolled in programs specializing in the sciences of plant nutrition and management of crop nutrients. 

The 2021 African Plant Nutrition Scholar Award Program will offer ten (10) awards of $2,000 (U.S. Dollars) to M.Sc., M.Phil., or Ph.D. students in the disciplines of soil science, agronomy, and horticultural or tree crop science with a focus on plant nutrition. Students must also be attending a degree-granting institution located in Africa.

“We are pleased to partner with the Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) and the OCP Group to recognize outstanding graduate students focused on advancing the science of crop nutrition within Africa,” explains APNI Director General, Dr. Kaushik Majumdar.

Candidates must be enrolled in a program of graduate study as of the application deadline of 31 May, 2021. Successful recipients will be notified in July, 2021.

All details can be found at the Scholar Award website https://www.apni.net/scholar-apply

African Plant Nutrition Scholar Awards are co-sponsored by the African Plant Nutrition Institute, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (www.um6p.ma), and OCP Group (www.ocpgroup.ma).

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About the African Plant Nutrition Institute
The African Plant Nutrition Institute is a not-for-profit research and education organization based in Benguérir, Morocco with additional offices located in Settat, Morocco; Nairobi, Kenya; and Yamoussoukro, Côte d’Ivoire. APNI’s Mission is Enhanced plant nutrition for a resilient and food secure Africa.


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