Fees vary depending on the location, and the amount of the Center’s staff time needed. Fees apply to trainee researchers including graduate students, research fellows, research interns and undergraduates. For details, contact the Training Coordinator: training(at)worldveg.org
If you do not have access to other sources of funding, these institutions may be able to offer assistance:
- The Food Security Center (FSC) at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany awards up to 29 scholarships for PhD students and postdoctoral researchers (mainly from developing countries) for a period of 4 to 36 months: www.foodsecurity.de.
- The Taiwan government provides a number of scholarship programs for international students to study in Taiwanese universities. Joint supervision of students with AVRDC scientists has been done for scholars in programs such as the Tropical Agriculture Master’s and PhD Program at National Pingtung University of Science and Technology.