Project Description

OWSD – Elsevier Foundation Awards

Type of project: Scientific research related to the area of food security, agricultural productivity and/or sustainable food production e.g. universal access to safe and nutritious food; ending all forms of malnutrition; doubling the productivity and incomes of small-scale food producers; sustainable food production and resilient agricultural practices; and maintaining genetic diversity in food production. There are 5 awards available – one for each of the four following regions Africa, Arab region, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, plus an additional ¨floating” award for an outstanding candidate from any of these regions.

Location: Worldwide

Eligibility: Women with PhDs who have lived and worked for at least 5 of the last 15 years in one of the 66 ‘scientifically and technologically lagging countries’ (STLCs) listed on their website.

Grant size: US$5000

Deadline: 15th September 2022