Monsanto Offers Scholarships to Canadian Students
Monsanto Canada is offering between 60 and 70 scholarships to grade 12 graduating students from farm families who plan to pursue post-secondary education in agriculture or forestry in the fall of 2009. Monsanto Canada Opportunity Scholarships are available to eligible students entering their first year of post-secondary education in agriculture or forestry at a recognized Canadian educational institution. "Our scholarship program is just one way we can show support for those who have a passion for agriculture and want to enter this growing and vibrant sector," said Trish Jordan, public affairs director with Monsanto Canada.
Visit http://www.monsanto.ca/about/news/2009/03_12_09.asp for more information.
This article is part of the Crop Biotech Update, a weekly summary of world developments in agri-biotech for developing countries, produced by the Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology, International Service for the Aquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications SEAsiaCenter (ISAAA)