Tropentag 2013

  • 21st March 2013
  • by manager
Agrinatura News

AGRINATURA Association is offering 8 travel grants for MSc and PhD students participating at Tropentag 2013.


AGRINATURA Association will support the annual Conference on Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural and Natural Resource Management (TROPENTAG) with the general theme for 2013: Agricultural development within the rural-urban continuum‘.

The conference will be held on 17 – 19 September 2013 at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany.


AGRINATURA will grant 8 students from AGRINATURA members’ institutions (excluding German universities) by travel grant of amount 500 EUR.


Students are challenged to submit their abstract to the Tropentag 2013 Conference tillMay 1, 2013 and at the same time to send the abstract and request for travel grant to AGRINATURA Secretariat (email: till June 1, 2013. As soon as the abstract will be accepted by Tropentag Conference commitee, AGRINATURA selection committee will select 8 students who will receive the travel grant.


Please note that student requesting the travel grant must fulfil following conditions:

  • must be a student of an AGRINATURA member institution  (the list of member institutions is available here)
  • must be first author of the contribution
  •  must be personally present at the venue during the conference
  • must place the logo of AGRINATURA on the contribution (poster or presentation) and agree with publication on a website.

At the same time, AGRINATURA will grant the Best Poster Award of three best Tropentag posters with prize of 500 €, 300 € and 200 € respectively.


Deadline for submitting abstract is May 1, 2013, deadline for travel grant request is June 1, 2013!!!



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