FY2024 Faculty Exchange Program – Southeast Asia Veterinary Sciences

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 9th, 2024
Close Date
March 15th, 2024
Total Funding
$1,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$500,000.00
Expected No. Awards
2
Opportunity No.
USDA-FAS-10613-0700-10-24-0001

Agency

Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA-FAS)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Agriculture

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Foreign Agricultural Service is offering a FY2024 Faculty Exchange Program for Southeast Asia Veterinary Sciences. This program aims to support the design and delivery of training activities for university professors in the veterinary science and medicine field from priority countries such as the Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. The training programs will be organized in collaboration with U.S. universities, USDA/FAS, and other government agencies. The program focuses on improving and updating courses and curricula, teaching and student assessment methods, exposure to current research techniques, and practical field experiences for the Fellows during their study in the United States. Additionally, the program includes follow-up visits by U.S. host professors to the Fellows' home countries. The grant has an estimated total program funding of $1,000,000 and expects to make 2 awards. The deadline for application submission is March 15, 2024. For more information on eligibility and the application process, please refer to the funding opportunity announcement.

Description

This program will support the design and delivery of training activities that include a mixed cohort of university professors in the veterinary science and medicine field from one or more of the following countries (the priority countries for this NOFO): the Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia.Training programs are designed and organized in conjunction with U.S. universities, USDA/FAS, and other government agencies. The FEP emphasizes the development of improved and updated courses and curricula, teaching and student assessment methods, exposure to current research techniques, and practical field experiences while the Fellows study in the United States. In addition, the FEP includes follow-up visits by U.S. host professors (the Mentors) to their Fellow’s home country.

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