Monthly Archives: September 2014

International Travel Supplemental Grants for Faculty

This program supports faculty travel for the purposes of participation at international conferences. This program is administered through the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR).

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2014 Global Learning in College Conference

In Minneapolis, MN October 16, 2014 to October 18, 2014

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New certificate program in international sustainability consulting

NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION, Sept. 12, 2014 – Virginia Tech’s Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability is offering a new professional certificate program in international sustainability consulting, open only to Virginia Tech alumni during its first year.”

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Borlaug Graduate Research Grant

Deadline November 10, 2014. This program supports exceptional U.S. graduate students conducting research on topics related to USAID’s global hunger and food security initiative—Feed the Future. All topics that relate to food security and are linked to the research strategies of the Feed the Future initiative are eligible. Applicants must focus their food security related graduate research in a single, developing country context and collaborate with a mentor from an International Agricultural Research Center (IARC), or a qualifying National Agricultural Research System (NARS) unit. Two application cycles are held annually, in the Spring and Fall semesters.

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