50 000 USD award for excellence in leadership in agricultural and life sciences universities
The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize will be awarded to an academic/faculty member from a higher education institution working in the disciplines relating to the agricultural and life sciences – including but not limited to agriculture, forestry, natural resources, food, bio -based products, bioenergy, rural development and the environment.
The nominee will demonstrate exceptional and significant achievement in his or her engagement in the mission of higher education institutions relating to the agricultural and life sciences. This impact will most likely be demonstrated in the work of nominee in the development of higher education in the institution(s) in which the nominee has served, in the wider geographical region of the institution(s) and/or globally.
This prize will be awarded in Nanjing Agricultural University in China on 20 October 2013.
Call for nominations – deadline 31 July 2013, 17.00 CET summer time (GMT + 2)