The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) is a dedicated source of funding aimed at financing projects addressing original scientific problems of particular relevance for the host country and of regional interest. Support is available for research projects in many fields of basic and applied science, including agricultural biotechnology. The grants are intended to facilitate the creation of research facilities in promising institutes; to promote training of young scientists; and to develop new research programs in participating countries. The programme is open to applicants who have positions at universities and research institutes in ICGEB’s member states. Grants are a maximum of €25 thousand per year for projects of up to three years.
Application deadline: 30 April 2018
For more information: http://www.icgeb.org/research-grants.html