50th Annual Conference and 2014 Future Leaders Forum
Future Leaders Forum Student Scholarship Program
About the Future Leaders Forum:
The Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development (AIARD) administers a competitive scholarship program to nurture and to provide partial financial support to students attending both 1) the AIARD Annual Conference and 2) the annual Future Leaders Forum in Washington, D.C. Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to students who have a sincere interest in international agriculture and rural development issues and their solutions. These scholarships are intended to enhance the students' understanding and appreciation of issues and opportunities in international agriculture and rural development. Please see the 2013 Annual Conference Program for prior program activities and additional information.
The objectives of the scholarship program are to:
Applications for scholarships to attend the 2014 AIARD Annual Conference and the 2014 Future Leaders Forum are evaluated by an AIARD committee. Scholarships are intended to partially cover expenses related to travel, lodging, registration fees and meals, and students receiving the scholarships will be responsible for obtaining additional funding to cover the costs of travel to and participation in the Future Leaders Forum. Undergraduate or graduate students, foreign and American are encouraged to apply.
Application for 2014 Future Leaders Forum deadline has passed.