With a growing global demand for high-quality bovine genetics and sustainable breeding practices, there has never been a more crucial time to nurture talented individuals with a passion for genetic improvement in livestock. It is for that reason that the NAAB Doak Graduate Fellowships was established. This Fellowship is a unique opportunity that has the potential to shape the future of bovine agriculture.
Are you the student we seek who is eager to make a difference?
This Fellowship is intended for individuals who are excited to pursue a career in bovine male reproductive physiology or bovine genetics. The Fellowship is open to any candidate, American or international, who has completed or will complete a 4-year degree or equivalent and is open to pursue an advanced degree at a major university in The United States of America.
Research project must be centric to the improvement and support of bovine artificial insemination.
Must have a B.S. in related field from an accredited university.
Student is currently not enrolled in a Masters' or PhD study.
Student must start their Fellowship Masters' study within the 2024 calendar year.
Student must be able to study on-site.
International students are eligible. Receipt of the fellowship is conditional on obtaining a study visa within 6 months of the award date and the ability to travel to the USA.
Student must remain continuously enrolled in the program for remaining funding to be awarded.
Top candidates should exhibit strong work ethic, resourcefulness, commitment, persistence, industry knowledge, research experience, and vision for the future.
Submit your application by mail or email:
Meet 'The Doaks'
Sarah shares what the Fellowship has meant to her and gives advice to future applicants.
Caleb shares what the Fellowship has meant to him and how it is valuable even when you do not have an agricultural background.
Elizabeth shares what the Fellowship has meant to her and gives advice to future applicants.
Laura shares what the Fellowship has meant to her and what is next!
Are you or do you know someone that would be great for this Fellowship, please let us know how we can assist you further. Feel free to ask questions or reach out for more information. The NAAB team is excited to get in contact with you.
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