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Grand prize internships

2018

Internship offered by East-West Seed Group:

  • 3-month internship at the company's research station in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Winner: To be announced in January 2018
 


2016

3  internships generously offered by East-West Seed Group 3-month internship
at the company's research station
in The Philippines
3-month internship
at the company's research station
in Thailand
3-month internship
at the company's research station
in Africa or Turkey
 

David O'Donnell
Doctoral Candidate
Major: Integrative Genetics & Genomics

Daniel Caddell
Doctoral Candidate
Plant biology with a designated emphasis in biotechnology
 

Sultan Beardsely
Undergraduate Senior
Plant sciences with specialization in plant breeding and genetics


2015
 

Monsanto Vegetable Breeding Technology Internship

Research project: Inheritance of “perma-green” trait in peppers.

Hands on experience:

  • Pepper breeding techniques
  • Genotypic analysis
  • Vegetable quality phenotyping
  • Marker application

At Monsanto's research station in Woodland, California

Winner: Randi Jimenez


2014

Internship offered by HM.Clause

  • Hands-on internship at all 4 of the company's
    research stations in the USA:
    - Davis, California
    - Nampa, Idaho
    - Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
    - Immokalee, Florida

    Project focus: research & development, supply chain, marketing and product development.

 

Winner: Mitchell Harkenrider

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2013

Internship offered by East-West Seed Group:

  • 3-month internship at the company's research station in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Winner: Mohan Niroula
Mohan is working on the use of high throughput genotyping in identifying the linked molecular marker associated with a flowering trait in marigold


Simon de Hoop, Director of Research, East-West Seed Group and Mohan in Chiang Mai , Thailand - January 2015


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