Apply Here For 2016/2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship for Developing Countries’ Students in Australia

Apply Here For 2016/2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship for Developing Countries’ Students in Australia

Applications are invited for John Dillon Memorial Fellowship in Australia. Fellowship is open for outstanding young agricultural scientists or economists from ACIAR partner countries who are involved in a current or recently completed ACIAR project. Total 8-10 Fellowships are offered annually for 5 to 6 week period in Australia. Fellows are hosted by 1-2 Australian organisations (such as a Federal Government Department, a University, a Cooperative Research Centre or State Department of Agriculture) where they spend at least 50 % of their Fellowship period.

School(Institutions/ Country): | Australia

Level: Research Grant

Field(s): areas of agricultural research management, agricultural policy and/or extension technologies Agriculture.

Deadline: 31 August of the year prior to the Fellowship visit taking place

Funded By: The fellowship is co-funded by Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and AusAID.

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2016-2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship is targeted for Citizens of ACIAR partner country: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, Global, Indonesia, India, Iraq, Kenya,

The 2016-2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship was established by ACIAR in recognition of Professor John L. Dillon’s life-long support for international agricultural research.

‣ The Fellowship scheme serves the memory of John Dillon by providing career development opportunities for outstanding young agricultural scientists or economists from ACIAR partner countries who are involved in a current or recently completed ACIAR project.

‣ The Fellowship aims to develop leadership skills in the areas of agricultural research management, agricultural policy and/or extension technologies.

‣ This is achieved by providing exposure to Australian agriculture across a range of best-practice organisations involved in research, extension and/or policy making.

Eligibility

 



‣ The 2016-2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship is available for outstanding young agricultural scientists or economists from ACIAR partner countries who are involved in a current or recently completed ACIAR project.

‣ Applicants must be associated with ACIAR bilateral projects that are either active or completed in the last 24 months.

‣ The Fellow can be associated with either a National Agricultural Research System or a CGIAR centre (if the applicant is involved in an ACIAR bilateral project), but must be a citizen of an ACIAR partner country.

Selection Criteria of 2016-2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship

‣ Applications must clearly show how the applicant’s leadership skills will be developed.

Scholarship Application Method 

‣ Applications, completed on the attached form and including a brief resume (biographical data) should be submitted via post.

‣ Access here the Application Form

John Dillon Fellowship Application Form – Word

File size: 92.21 KB

John Dillon Fellowship Application Form – PDF

File size: 169.32 KB

‣ Scholarship Applications Due Date: Applications, completed on the attached form and including a brief resume (biographical data) should be submitted by 31 August of the year prior to the Fellowship visit taking place, to:

Ms Sharon Harvey Project Officer, Education and Training ACIAR, GPO Box 1571 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia Fax + 61 2 6217 0501 Email: johndillon@aciar.gou.au

http://aciar.gov.au/files/john_dillon_fellowship_guidelines_may_2014.pdf

‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website

‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

For more Information about 2016-2017 John Dillon Memorial Fellowship

2 Comments

  1. Wondwosen Kebede

    January 11, 2016 at 3:26 PM

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  2. dayib ali dayib

    January 23, 2016 at 11:33 AM

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