“For more than a year of research and work, I’ve garnered insights and knowledge on new technologies, which I will bring with me when I go back to my home country.”
“The scholarship gives me the opportunity to interact with people from different countries, cultures and traditions. It also gave me the privilege to enter IRRI, a world-renowned institution for rice science.”
“The ADB-JSP has provided me the opportunity to work with world-renowned rice scientists at IRRI.”
Ohnmar was an MS candidate supervised by IRRI expert Dr. Abdelbagi M. Ismail. She is involved in IRRI's anaerobic germination breeding programme.
“IRRI is the best environment to study. I am confident that I will be able to apply what I learned from here.”
“The scholarship also gave me the opportunity to study in UPLB. I got valuable knowledge in genetics and plant breeding, which supported me in doing my research.”