Evaluation and Selection

Candidates meeting all the eligibility criteria will have their application reviewed by  Awla Steering Committee composed of Awla Fellowship team, and ICBA scientists’ and researchers. The Steering Committee will be looking for candidates with demonstrable interest in national, international and global agricultural challenges. To be selected, candidates are requested to submit a Concept Note for an initial proposition, fortified with researched and evidenced rationale on any of the following topics:

  1. On an applied research concept/idea in agriculture.
  2. On enhancing coordination among research & development organizations to utilize current resources in the agriculture field.
  3. On centralizing data and information of research projects, scientific findings and all related information to agriculture.

The Steering Committee will also make sure that the final selection is limited to four candidates per country covering (Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia). 

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a short Skype or phone interview.