USDA – National Institute of Food and Agriculture Predoctoral Fellowships Webinar
Erika B. Kraus, PhD
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Institute of Youth, Family and Community
Topic: NIFA AFRI Predoctoral Fellowships Webinar
Description: The Predoctoral Fellowships program area of NIFA’s Agriculture and Food Research Initiative helps to develop new scientists and professionals to enter research, education and/or Extension fields within the food and agricultural sciences within the private sector, government or academia. The aim of these fellowships is to cultivate future leaders who can solve emerging agricultural challenges of the 21st century. NIFA is particularly interested in supporting fellows that address (1) sustainable agricultural intensification; (2) agricultural climate adaptation; (3) food and nutrition translation; (4) value-added innovation; and (5) agricultural science policy leadership. This informational webinar will provide an overview of the Predoctoral Fellowships program’s Request for Applications.