The University of Ghana calls application for Nestlé Ph.D. Scholarships for Research Excellence. This scheme is for candidates who will conduct interdisciplinary research in the broad areas of Food and Nutrition Security, and Climate Change.
Affordable nutrition: addressing the nutritional needs of low-income settings by developing innovative affordable food matrices from locally sourced crops and ingredients, potentially pulses and legumes.
Implications of climate change on food security and nutritional quality of food for low-income settings.
Scientific substantiation of the public health impact of the Nestle Iron Awareness Campaign.
The grants will cover the funding of Ph.D. students and will provide support for tuition, research costs, and stipend starting from the 2020/2021 academic year.
Candidates must have the following qualifications in order to be eligible for this Ph.D. Scholarships at the University of Ghana
The University of Ghana is the oldest and largest of the thirteen Ghanaian national public universities. The original emphasis was on the liberal arts, social sciences, law, basic science, agriculture, and medicine. However, as part of a national educational reform program, the university’s curriculum was expanded to provide more technology-based and vocational courses as well as postgraduate training.
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Organizer||The University of Ghana|