USDA Agriculture Education Fellowship Opportunity in Uganda

Ready for an experience of a lifetime?

Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is recruiting 9 fellows for a 9-month USDA fellowship in Uganda beginning June 2022. This opportunity empowers fellows to hone their skills and gain practical field experience while contributing to impactful work. Fellows will help establish school-based agricultural education and youth extension programs at participating schools through classroom instruction, field demonstrations, and entrepreneurship projects.

Learn more about what fellows will be doing through the IAEFP Ghana experience: IAEFP Facebook and IAEFP Instagram

This USDA-funded fellowship offers:

  • Funds for airfare, housing, food, visa, insurance, and travel vaccines
  • An opportunity to experience agricultural education in an international development setting
  • Strong oversight and security team based on strong networks developed over a 65-year presence
  • An intentionally cultivated fellowship cohort to help ease transitions and share knowledge
  • Opportunities for involvement with other CRS projects during semester breaks

To apply, applicants need at least a Bachelor’s degree in an ag-related field and US citizenship.

Interested candidates who meet these requirements, should reach out to Priyanka Subba priyanka.subba@crs.org as soon as possible to apply. Application deadline is May 13th

More information about this opportunity can be found on the CRS IAEFP Webpage and in the this brochure.

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