Value of Award: The program fee for this nine-day training is USD $3,800 – this covers lectures, on-campus accommodation, breakfasts and lunches, and social events. Without accommodation, the program fee is USD $2,500. A limited number of partial scholarships are available.
Eligible Countries: Low and Middle Income countries
To Be Taken At (Country): Columbia University (New York)
Eligibility: This interdisciplinary program is designed for mid-level public sector officials and civil society representatives from low- and middle-income countries, whose responsibilities relate to investments, agriculture, land or rural development. A select number of representatives from development agencies and the private sector may also be admitted. (Please note that you are responsible for securing a visa for your participation; we recommend applying for a tourist visa. If you need a letter from us, please let us know as soon as possible. All participants must be able to read and communicate in English.)
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis; the final application deadline is 31st March, 2018. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply as early as possible, particularly if seeking a partial scholarship.