IITA and Bioversity International Rwanda organise a competitive call for BSc or MSc thesis research students affiliated with the University of Rwanda.
Some important conditions include:
(1) The call is open for students to conduct their BSc or MSc thesis researchunder our research for development projects in Rwanda;
(2) The call is open for students who are already enrolled in an University of Rwanda BSc or MSc program;
(3) This is not a full scholarship grant. The grant supports only BSc- or MSc-thesis research projects of max 6 months.
As we have only limited amount of space and capacity, students will be selected using a competitive process through which students submit their proposals. Shortlisted students will be pitching their proposal to a panel of IITA and Bioversity researchers after which between 2 and 4 students will be selected for the year 2019. Student projects will have a budget of $2500, which includes stipend and research costs.
More information on topics, terms and conditions can be found by clicking this link.
Students that comply with the criteria and who accept the terms and conditions can submit their application onlinethrough Google Forms.
The deadline for submissions is 31 December 2018, 6PM Central Africa Time.