Congratulations to CTAHR’s Monsanto Fellowship recipients
Monsanto Hawaii is proud to support the education of students aiming for careers in agriculture and science. Congratulations to the recipients of the Monsanto Research Fellows Fund, a scholarship for graduate students of the University of Hawai`i at Manoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR).
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Degree: Master of Science, Horticulture
Topic: Virus elimination in orchids through the use of cryotherapy
Degree: Master of Science, Tropical Plant and Soil Science
Topic: Identifying banana varieties with natural resistance to bunchy top virus
To read more about Gabriel’s CTAHR project, click here.
Degree: PhD Molecular Biosciences and BioEngineering
Topic: Bioengineering of papaya for resistance to phytophthora infection
Students pursuing a degree in Agricultural Sciences at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources (CTAHR) may apply for this Monsanto Scholarship. For more information, please email Dr. Charles Kinoshita at KinoshitaC@CTAHR.hawaii.edu.