The research areas of this scholarship are: Not provided
Who can apply to this scholarship? Applicants to the Cargill Global Scholars program must:
· Be a citizen or permanent legal resident of Brazil, China, India, Russia or the United States.
Benefits of the scholarship: Each Cargill Global Scholar will: -Receive an annual scholarship award for up to three years, to help off-set any academic related expenses. -Participate in a fully-funded three day leadership seminar during the first year of the program designed to enhance the scholars’ leadership skills ensuring that each participant’s full potential to effect change is reached at the culmination of the program. -Have the opportunity to become one of five students from each country cohort to participate in a fully funded Global Leadership Program to be held at one of Cargill’s global locations. This activity will bring the top performing Cargill Global Scholars from around the world for a week-long seminar that will involve a series of experiential learning enrichment activities coupled with networking opportunities with Cargill executives. -Be paired with a Cargill leader who will serve as a mentor over the duration of the program. The Cargill mentors will help the scholars identify short and long term academic and professional goals and will assist in reaching these goals through work shadowing and networking, face-to-face meetings and regular email and phone communication. -Become a member of the Cargill Global Scholars alumni community.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: Scholarship is offered for up to three years.
Number of scholarships: Brazil: Ten scholarships will be offered beginning in the 2nd half of 2014. China: Sixteen scholarships will be awarded in the 2013-2014 academic year. In the 2013-2014. Russia: Ten Russian students will be selected to receive the scholarship. USA: Ten scholarships will be awarded in the 2013-2014 academic year.