York International Scholars Program

The E.T. and Vam York Endowed Fund for Excellence in International Agriculture supports international professional improvement activities for faculty and graduate students in the College of Agriculture by funding research, outreach, specialized studies, teaching or cooperative work experiences in developing countries.

A call for proposals is made three times a year.  Applications are due September 5, November 5, and February 5.

Applicants are asked to prepare a short description of their proposed activity, along with a budget, using a standard format. Proposals should be submitted to the Office of Global Programs which is located in 107 Comer Hall.

The application format is outlined here.

The program does not support travel to international conferences.

Submissions are reviewed for substantive merit and consistency with the intent of the program. A more complete description of the ISP program is provided here.