Funding

Grants4Biologicals

What

We are looking for novel approaches and enabling technologies that could lead to innovative microbial treatments for crops, fostering

  • yield enhancement
  • pest control
  • disease control
  • Enabling technologies
Where

Global

Who
  • Universities
  • Other academic research institutes
  • Startup and biotech companies
What do we offer
  • Research grants are for one year from €5,000 to €50,000 
  • Applicants will retain ownership of any intellectual property they develop 
  • A Bayer contact to help you with any questions 
  • Potential for further Bayer support for your research 

The Grants4Biologicals crowdsourcing initiative in agriculture offers financial and scientific support to develop your ideas for novel microbial solutions that help to achieve higher yield, quality and safety in crops.

We are looking for novel approaches and enabling technologies that could lead to innovative microbial treatments for crops, fostering

  • yield enhancement
  • pest control
  • disease control
  • Enabling technologies

  • Universities
  • Other academic research institutes
  • Startup and biotech companies

  • Research grants are for one year from €5,000 to €50,000 
  • Applicants will retain ownership of any intellectual property they develop 
  • A Bayer contact to help you with any questions 
  • Potential for further Bayer support for your research 

How to apply? 

Step 1

Formulate your idea

Step 2

Visit the Grants4Biologicals portal: www.grants4biologicals.bayer.com

Step 3

Provide us with a brief non-confidential description of your proposal

Step 4

If requested, provide us with a detailed project workplan