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The Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture, and Economics (GIIDAE) offers a number of scholarships to assist students in funding their studies as they pursue a variety of careers that encompass numerous global challenges such as: food security; international development, environmental sustainability, climate variability and change, sustainability of agro-ecosystems; poverty alleviation; social development, and consumer behaviour and choice.

Our scholarships include the GIIDAE International Scholarship, and a variety of country specific Scholarships which sit alongside those offered by external organisations such as the: Clyde Higgs, Felix, and Santander Academic Achievement Scholarships. We also have the Marshal Papworth Scholarship Programme, an international development scholarship partnership between Reading and the Marshal Papworth Scholarship. To find out more visit our dedicated Scholarships page

GIIDAE SCHOLARSHIP PROFILES

GIIDAE: International Scholarship

Samer Wehbi FPSamer Wehbe, MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from Lebanon, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021,confident that this degree will facilitate my career progression and allow me to have an advantage in a forever competitive job market.

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MstAE4Dilruba Shabnam, MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from Bangladesh, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020, believes that the expertise she will receive will help her contribute important policy development programmes for agricultural development.

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Solongo Tumur, MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from Japan, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020, keen to contribute to the food sector in order to address pressing issues of food insecurity around the world.

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Fatumah Birungi, MSc Food Security and Development student, originally from Uganda, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019, keen to find solutions to the pressing issues faced by developing countries whose economy depends largely on agriculture.

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GIIDAE: Empowering Change Scholarship

Chelsea - Reading Town FPChelsea B. Frutos, MSc Climate Change and Development student, originally from Canada, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021,keen to work with a governmental or private organisation that focuses on climate change impacts in rural and developing communities.

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LanaAE8Lana Jeries Almualim, MSc Applied International Development, originally from Jordan, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 keen to build a career in consultancy in the development field.

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Lorato Kereng, MSc Development Finance, originally from Botswana, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 keen to pursue opportunities in Multi-National Enterprises that are development focused.

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AdebisiAE7Adebisi Akande, MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined  the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 with the aim to share key research findings to bridge developmental gaps in the system.

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GIIDAE: Nigerian Scholarship

Oladapo Folarin reszied FPOladapo Folarin, MSc Food Security and Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021 keen to build a career in academia and consultancy, working with both local and international organisations to develop and implement sustainable policies and programmes on food security.

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 James Obakpolor resized FPJames Obakpolor, MSc Applied International Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021 keen to gai knowledge and understanding required to secure a senior programme/project position in the global domain

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Oluwatobi Okonkwo resized FPOluwatobi Okonkwo, MSc Applied International Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021 aspires to work in an international agency and learn how to tackle economic development issues.</< p>

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Oshama Oparah FPOshama Oparah, MSc Applied International Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021 keen to broaden her understanding of development issues around the world which will her to encourage good practices.

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Adetunji Hameed image FPAdetunji Hameed, MSc Development Finance student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021 keen to expand the frontiers of his career beyond the private sector to Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), Multilateral and other trade and development organisations.

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DorcasAE7Dorcas Sebiotimo, MSc Communication for Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 keen to pursue a career in the governing sector in Nigeria as a Development Communication Specialist.

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Sarah Fagoyinbo,  MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 keen to use agricultural research as a tool to address major challenges in the food and agricultural sectors.

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margaretshittuMargaret Shittu, MSc Development Finance student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to study a course which will equip her with a better understanding of development issues.

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oluwadamilola2Oluwadamilola Oyeleye-Akande, MSc Applied International Development student, originally from Nigeria, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to expand on her knowledge of national and global development.

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GIIDAE: North America Scholarship

Kaylie Raber FPKaylie Raber, MSc Food Security and Development student, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021,eager to work towards alleviating food security issues for poor and underprivileged individuals living in urban centres and food deserts.

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ZoeAE4Zoë Hughes, MSc by Research in Agriculture, Ecology and Environment student, originally from Canada, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIDAE) in September 2020 keen to find solutions to global food insecurity.

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leebridgettsmallLee Bridgett, MSc Food Economics and Marketing student, originally from the USA, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019, with an interest in building a career in the food industry, by delivering consumer insights and strategic planning for emerging markets.

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GIIDAE: India Scholarship

Manasvini Sundar resized FPSamrat Sikdar, MSc Communication for Development student, originally from India, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020, with a passion for understanding an individual's mind from choosing and buying the product eventually turned into my career goal of becoming a market research analyst.

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SamratAE4Manasvini Sundara Rajan, MScn Consumer Behaviour student, originally from India, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2021, with the aim of being an expert in using development communication as a weapon to deal with global issues.

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swathiroddam1Swathi Sree Roddam, MSc Agricultural Economics student, originally from India, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to further her studies and continue her research into the economic feasibility of the adoption of precision agriculture.

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GIIDAE: UK Scholarship

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Riffat Faisal, MSc Applied International Development student, from the UK, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 with the aim to explore and understand the hidden global social issues of poverty, education, and food insecurity that is faced by millions globally.

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GeorgeAE5Meet George Christian V. Yorobe, MSc Development Finance student, from the Philippines, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 keen to pursue a career in with a multinational development organisation.

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clarejohnston2Clare Johnston, MSc Climate Change and Development student, from the UK, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019, with the aim of combining her interests and skills into an area that has real world applications, to help confront the serious challenges that the world faces today. Read her profile to find out more...

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GIIDAE: EU Scholarship

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Cato Bersee, MSc Agriculture and Development student, originally from the Netherlands, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2020 with a keen focus on food security and agricultural development, targeting small scale farmers and women in rural areas.

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GIIDAE: Indonesia Scholarship

terryaviantoiconTerry Previo Avianto, MSc Food Security and Development student, originally from Indonesia, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to expand on his knowledge of food security.

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GIIDAE: Consumer Behaviour Scholarship

joaomenegassismallJoao Alberto Melati Menegassi, MSc Consumer Behaviour student, originally from Brazil, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to understand the psychological aspects that shape consumer behaviour to help organizations to serve them more effectively and sustainably.

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CLYDE HIGGS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD PROFILES

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John Lush, MSc Agricultural Economics student, from UK, joined Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019, keen to learn about livelihood enhancement and poverty alleviation for smallholder farmers.

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tobylewisdonaldsonsmallToby Lewis-Donaldson, MSc Agricultural Economics student, originally from the UK, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019, with more than seven years professional work experience, and keen to equip himself with the right skills and knowledge to make a difference in the area of agricultural development and policy.

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MARSHALL papworth Scholarship profiles

carolinemacharia123Caroline Macharia, MSc Communication for Development student, originally from Kenya, joined the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) in September 2019 keen to develop her skills, particularly in communication interventions in the development sector.

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Stanley howard Hodgkin scholarship

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