Eligibility Criteria

What we are looking for in candidates:

  • Arab women researchers from Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia,
  • Available to travel and in possession of a passport valid at least 6 months beyond December 2020,
  • Passionate about innovation and R&D in agriculture, food security and nutrition, 
  • Commitment to making positive change in their local communities and beyond, preferably with a good track record in research and development work,
  • Respect for diversity,
  • Personal motivation, initiative, and ability to work in teams,
  • Strong academic record, holders of master’s and/or Ph.D. degrees,
  • In their mid-career; preferably more than 10 years of professional experience,
  • English language proficiency; to understand and participate in all aspects of the fellowship.