International Courses for Agricultural Professionals 2022 from ICRA
The International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture (ICRA) supports education and capacity strengthening in agriculture and the rural sector in the developing world. ICRA offers specialized training courses for agricultural professionals each year. ICRA’s courses qualify for OKP/MSP scholarships funded by the Dutch government. Each scholarship program has separate application deadlines. The deadline for the Orange Knowledge Program (OKP) scholarship application is 28 June 2022.
Capacity-building tools and resources (including case studies, toolkits and reference materials)
Expertise (on site experts/consultants, virtual help desk, technical advice and institutional development support)
Training/learning support (workshops, e-learning, webinars, on-job training, mentorship)
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The scholarship application is relevant to sustainable development in the country or region where the requesting party is located, and is relevant to the theme concerned. The scholarship application is in line with the Country Plan of Implementation or Country Focus for the country concerned. ( see the document ‘Country focus’ on www.studyinholland.nl/okp For the Country Plan of Implementation check https://www.nuffic.nl/en/subjects/institutional-collaboration-projects/ ) .
First find a course or master’s programme that is eligible for the scholarship. You can find the eligible courses in our study programme database www.studyfinder.nl, specifying in the search criteria: ‘OKP qualified: Yes’. Contact the Dutch higher education institution that is offering the course for information on: a. the course content; b. the scholarship application deadline (deadlines can differ per Dutch institution); c. the scholarship application and selection procedures; d. the online application form and the required application documents. 3. Prepare your application and the supporting documents 2 1F . Submit your online application via the Dutch institution offering the course.