350 years of Merck: A series of exciting opportunities in science and technology
In 2018 Merck is celebrating an extraordinary anniversary: 350 years of Merck. Merck is the oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company in the world. The theme of the celebration will be “Always curious – Imagine the next 350 years.” On the occasion of this anniversary, Merck is offering a flagship conference called Curious2018 – Future Insight, several research grants and the opportunity to participate in research challenges and is inviting scientists and researchers to get engaged:
- Curious2018 – Future Insight Conference
The conference seeks to bring the greatest scientists and most accomplished entrepreneurs from all over the world together on July 16th-18th, 2018 to present their work and to discuss the future of science and technology. Application deadline: May 1st, 2018.
- 350 Research Grants
Merck offers a series of research grants to stimulate innovative research in challenging areas of future importance. Merck intends to provide several research grants of up to EUR 350,000 per year for three years in various research areas with the option of extension or expansion. Application deadline: August 15th, 2018.
- 350 Research Challenges
Merck is initiating four research challenges in the areas of compound synthesis, protein production, innovative analytics, and next game-changing technologies. Application deadline: August 15th, 2018.