The IITA-Lukas Brader Scholarship Fund (LBSF): For PhD in Agriculture and Related Sciences
IITA, in collaboration with Wageningen University through the IITA-LBSF Scholarship Program, provides graduate training for outstanding students from sub-Saharan Africa to conduct research towards a PhD program in agriculture and related sciences. The scholarship is offered once in every two years. The first award under this scholarship program was made in 2003.
This program is now managed in collaboration with the University of Wageningen in the Netherlands. Hence, preferences are given to applicants already accepted and shortlisted by WUR.