2019 Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research Award
Deadline: July 11, 2019.
The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) offers an annual Award for graduates and scientists of a Swiss institution who work in agricultural research for development.The goals and objectives of SFIAR are:
a) Sharing information between ARD stakeholders in Switzerland
b) Promoting the visibility of Swiss ARD
c) Playing an advocacy role at policy level
d) Serving as a national partner in international initiatives
e) Promoting collaboration between actors in Swiss ARD
Eligible for the SFIAR Award is research that
• has been carried out at or in close collaboration with a Swiss institution
• has appropriate linkages in developing countries
• has been completed preferably no longer than three years ago
(for Master’s Thesis Award: master’s thesis submitted preferably not longer than 18 months ago)
The SFIAR Award 2019 is restricted to the following: one prize (CHF 10’000) for the best team project; one prize (CHF 1’000) for the best Master thesis.