PhD Scholarships Programme for research in Agrobiodiversity for 2011/2012.

Sant’Anna School for Advanced Studies (Italy) has announced a PhD Scholarships Programme for research in agrobiodiversity.

Study Subject(s) include Plant genetic resources, Functional biodiversity in agroecosystems
- possession of a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree or equivalent title in Experimental Sciences, at an Italian or foreign university and ssession of a Degree awarded after, at least, a four-year course in Experimental Sciences;
- to be younger than 35 years (date of birth after 10 October 1976), older than 35 may be exceptionally admitted by the Admission Committee.
The PhD Programme in Agrobiodiversity is aimed at the enhancement of human resource capacities in the use and management of genetic variation in agricultural and natural systems, in order to improve the sustainability of agricultural systems and the conservation of genetic resources for the well-being of present and future generations.

Scholarship Application Deadline: October 10, 2011

More information about the scholarship can be found here