Funding

Grants4Targets Crop Science

The Grants4Targets crowdsourcing initiative in agriculture offers financial and scientific support to develop your ideas for novel molecular targets in crop protection that help to achieve higher yield, quality and safety in crops

 

What

We are looking for novel approaches and enabling technologies that could lead to innovative targets in crop protection, for:

  •   Pest control
  •   Disease control
  •   Weed control
Where

Global

Who
  • Universities
  • Other academic research institutes
  • Startup and biotech companies from all over the world with an interest in crop protection R&D
What do we offer
  • Research grants 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

We are looking for novel approaches and enabling technologies that could lead to innovative targets in crop protection, for:

  •   Pest control
  •   Disease control
  •   Weed control
  •   Who is this for?
  •   Universities
  •   Other academic research institutes
  •   Startup and biotech companies from all over the world with an interest in crop protection R&D

  • Universities
  • Other academic research institutes
  • Startup and biotech companies from all over the world with an interest in crop protection R&D

  • Research grants 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 Grants4Targets portal (coming soon)

Step 3

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

Step 4

If requested, provide us with a detailed project workplan