Norman E. Borlaug Fellowship in International Agriculture

With Support From the Vaala-Henry Endowment

2016 Vaala-Henry Endowment in support of the Norman E. Borlaug Fellowship for International Agriculture Winner Zennah KosgeyThis is awarded to graduate students studying Plant Pathology with an emphasis in International Agriculture, who demonstrate academic merit and exceptional potential in their field of study, who, in accordance with Dr. Borlaug's wishes, are conducting research on a small grain cereal crop.

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2016 Recipient: Zennah Kosgey

Kosgey's research focuses on developing durable resistance to stem rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici) in wheat. Her hope in attaining my doctorate is to contribute to food security by developing disease resistant wheat that will withstand attack from virulent and ever-evolving pathogens.

Year

Recipient

2015 Feng Li
2014 Anil Adnikari
2013 Austin Case