Global Federation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences — World Agricultural Prize 2017
The Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for the Agricultural and Life Sciences (GCHERA) supports innovation and leadership in education, research, and outreach in the agricultural and life sciences. The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize will be awarded in 2017 to a faculty member from a higher education institution for lifetime achievements in agriculture and life sciences — including but not limited to agriculture, forestry, natural resources, food, bio-based products, bio-energy, rural development, and the environment. The amount of the prize is US$50 thousand, contributed by Nanjing Agricultural University and the Da Bei Nong Group. The closing date for nominations is 26 April 2017.