Academic fellowships announced for locust studies

Two grants to finance two-year Master of Science (MS) degrees on locust issues are available under the FAO-Turkey Partnership Programme. The fellowships are part of FAO’s “Programme to improve national and regional locust management in Central Asia and Caucasus.”
The fellowships are open to nationals of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan who hold a university degree in agriculture, agronomy, plant protection or entomology.
FAO invites interested students to apply. Application forms and related information are available in the right-hand column of this page.
Deadline for submission 15 March 2016.