GIIDAE announce £300,000 worth of scholarships

The Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE), based within the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development announced today, that it is offering £300,000 in scholarships to GIIDAE offer holders around the world for the secondAE_GIIDAE3 consecutive year.

The Scholarships, now in their fourth year, are internationally recognised for the significant impact that they have on recipients’ studies as they enable them to pursue a variety of careers that encompass numerous global challenges such as food production, security, and health; sustainability of agro-ecosystems; climate change, animal science, welfare and behaviour; poverty alleviation; social development, international development; consumer behaviour and choice.

Dr Sarah Cardey, GIIDAE Director said: “I am delighted to be able to offer this funding during such a difficult time as a global pandemic. Previous years have shown that these scholarships make a substantial difference by helping students to access higher education in an institute that is renowned for its teaching and research in three key subject areas - International Development, Agriculture and Applied Economics and Marketing, as we strive to impart the knowledge and understanding that will help the next generation to address some the biggest challenges faced by the world today.”

GIIDAE is offering 10 country specific, an international, Empowering Change and alumni Scholarships to assist prospective students in their pursuit of a career in a sector that is growing in demand, as governments recognise the need for expertise in agricultural and international development and applied economics and marketing.

Scholarships include:

  • GIIDAE International Scholarship
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - Japan
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - China
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - Nigeria
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - Latin America and Caribbean
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - Indonesia
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - Pakistan
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - India
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - North America
  • GIIDAE Scholarship - UK
  • GIIDAE International Scholarship - EU
  • GIIDAE University of Reading Alumni Scholarship
  • GIIDAE Scholarship – Food Economics and Marketing
  • Empowering Change

Visit GIIDAE’s Fees and Funding page for further information.

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