The BGRI is supporting two early-career scientists to attend the 16th International Cereal Rust and Powdery Mildew Conference April 6-8 in the United Kingdom. The conference aims to facilitate discussions and collaboration towards globally sustainable cereal disease management.

ICRPMC logoTo be eligible for these awards applicants should either have graduated with a PhD or equivalent no earlier than December 2015, or still be studying for a research degree. Applicants must be residents of countries on the UK ODA list.

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To be considered for this award please include “BGRI” at the start of your abstract title.

The selected awardees will receive free conference registration, accommodations for two nights in Clare College, a ticket to the conference dinner, and return travel costs. The award does not include a per diem or additional expenses.

The deadline for receipt of abstracts is December 31. The winner will be notified no later than January 31, 2022.

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