The Tropical Agricultural Association Award Fund

To assist young British nationals (up to the age of 30) or long term residents of the UK to gain experience and understanding of international rural development. Those who wish to spend at least six months working on a rural development project in a developing country.


Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

Applicants should:

  • Degree or diploma in a relevant discipline*
  • A strong interest in development issues
  • Under 30 years of age

Usually grant recipients have had training in agriculture, forestry, agroforestry, environmental science or geography.

Funds offered will be a maximum of £2000 depending on the duration and needs of the assignment. A detailed breakdown of projected expenditure will be required.

How to apply?

Application forms can be downloaded from the website:

completed and emailed to: with copy to

Contact details

144 Mostyn Road
SW19 3LR

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