Scholarship Description: Merck KGaA is offering 350 Research Grants of up to EUR 350,000 per year for 3 years. Researchers from around the world may apply for the grants.
The aim of the Research Grant is to create new sustainable partnerships with leading global science and technology players to work on breakthrough science and to generate valuable seeds for future business.
Scholarship Provider: The Merck Group, branded and commonly known as Merck, is a German multinational chemical, pharmaceutical and life sciences company headquartered in Darmstadt, with around 50,000 employees in around 70 countries.
Degree Level: Grants are available for pursuing research programme.
Available Subject: Merck intends to offer research grants in the following 4 research areas: Healthy Lives/Drug Discovery; Life Reimagined/Synthetic Biology; Materials & Solutions and Digitalization/Computing.
Scholarship Benefits: Merck intends to provide research grants of up to EUR 350,000 per year for 3 years in several topic areas. Top submitters will be invited to a Deep Dive workshop to further advance the proposals together with Merck scientists. The deep dive workshop will include the decision on grant recipients. Merck will cover all travel and accommodation costs. Furthermore, grant winners may gain access to meaningful collaborations within Merck and all the resources and connections that this allows.
Eligible Nationalities: Researchers from around the world may apply for the grants.
Eligibility Criteria: Researchers from around the world may apply for the grants. The research proposed for the grant must not involve interventional clinical research; involve the testing of competitors’ products
Application Procedure: In order to apply, fill out the application form with your research proposal, use only non-confidential information. Please make sure you have read and accepted the terms and conditions before you submit the application form.
Please complete all sections and send the completed form via email.
Online Application: https://www.merckgroup.com/content/dam/web/corporate/non-images/research/350openinnovation/research-grants/en/application-registration-350-research-grants-en.docx
Scholarship Link: https://www.merckgroup.com/en/research/open-innovation/350anniversaryactivities/researchgrants.html
Deadline: August 15, 2018