The application period for Ceres Trust’s 2015 Graduate Student Organic Research Grants Program is open until March 31. The program awards up to 10 one-year grants of up to $10,000 a piece to support organic research. Applicants must be full-time graduate students in a masters or Ph.D. program at an accredited university in the North Central Region. This region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. These students are encouraged to: develop professional relationships with other organic researchers and graduate students, and organic farmers; attend and participate in university and farm field days; and to give presentations and poster sessions on their organic research at various seminars, research forums and organic conferences.The Request for Applications is online on the Ceres Trust website. The deadline for application is March 31, 2015.
Ceres Trust Seeks Applicants for Graduate Student Organic Research Grants Program