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Syngenta Graduate Scholarship
Syngenta Crop Protection Canada Inc. has made a contribution of $100,000, matched equally by the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative, for a total endowment fund of $200,000. Syngenta Crop Protection Canada Inc. is a world-leading agribusiness, a leader in crop protection and third in the high value commercial seeds market. Syngenta is committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology. Their goal is to be the leading global provider of innovative solutions and brands to growers and the food and feed chain.

The first scholarship, valued at the available annual interest, will be offered in 2005 to a graduate student who:

(1) is enrolled as a full-time student in the Faculty of Graduate Studies at the University of Manitoba in a Master’s program in Agricultural and Food Sciences;

(2) has achieved a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 in the most recent two years of full-time study in an undergraduate and/or graduate program;

(3) is conducting research in sustainable agriculture in the following areas: environmental quality and resources management, integrated pest management, introduction of new technologies, economic viability and rural community sustainability.

The selection committee will be the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences Awards Committee.

To be eligible for this award, please fill out and submit all required application documents by the deadline.

Please download the application form from "Supporting Files" below.

Deadline to apply: January 17, 2018 @ 11:59 p.m.
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