Call for Applications: U.S. Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security

The U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Program will hold its sixth annual Summer Institute on Global Food Security Sunday, June 4 – Saturday, June 17, 2017, on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. This two-week learning program is for graduate students who are interested in developing a holistic understanding of the conceptual challenges around global food security with a focus on cross-disciplinary problem solving of real-world development challenges.

Applicants must have completed at least one semester of graduate study and be enrolled in a U.S. institution at the time of application.  U.S. citizenship is not required.  The application deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

Specific information and applications are available on the program website. Contact Beau Ingle ( in International Programs in Agriculture with any questions or for additional details.

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