The International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) Scholar Award Program has once again expanded its reach by awarding Scholarships to 30 graduate students in 2014.
The IPNI committee are pleased to announce that Suzie Haryanti Husain from the Faculty of Plantation and Agrotechnology, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) as one of 30 students to receive this international award. Each scholar receives a certificate, the equivalent of US$2,000, and they are welcomed as the latest additions to a prestigious group of young scientists who have demonstrated great dedication and promise within their respective careers.
“We have had another record response to our Scholar Award program this year,” said Dr Terry L. Roberts, IPNI President. “The global representation of universities and the wide array of fields of study that were represented in this year’s submissions were impressive. The academic institutions these young people represent, and their professors and advisers, can be proud of their student’s accomplishments. Our selection committee adheres to rigorous guidelines in considering important aspects of each applicant’s academic and personal achievements.”
Graduate students attending a degree-granting institution located in any country within an IPNI regional program are eligible. The award is available to graduate students in science programs relevant to palant nutrition science and the management of crop nutrients including agronomy, horticulture, ecology, soil fertility, soil chemistry, crop physiology, environmental science, and others.