Southwest Agriculture and Food Security Education (SAFE)

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Extracting protein from cottonseed meal.

Preparing Future Leaders for a Safe and Secure U.S. Food Supply System.

Benefits of USDA Fellowship for Graduate Students

  • $8,000 per year for 2 years for tuition, fees, and books.
  • Earn MS degree in Food Science, Human Nutrition, Animal Nutrition, or other agriculture/science major related to USDA careers.
  • Internships, job shadowing, and graduate research opportunities.
  • Travel paid to attend workshops, field trips, and conferences.

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