BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Office of Research Services (ORS)//Events Calendar//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20210122T100759Z DTSTART:20200831T220000Z SUMMARY:Deadline: Merck Group Research Grant DESCRIPTION:Merck is offering a series of research grants to simulate innovative research in challenging areas of future importance. Grants of 100\,000 EUR – 500\,000 EUR per year for up to 3 years are available in the areas of:\n\nDrug discovery\nBioreactor design for cultured meat\nNext generation machine learning\nPandemic preparedness/fighting new emerging viral infectious disease\n\nApplicants submit their application for the focus topics containing non-confidential information only. You may apply for more than one focus topic. If your application is successful\, you will be invited to submit a full proposal and join a deep-dive workshop with the other finalists in 2020. \nSubmissions will be accepted until 31 August 2020 for the Drug discovery\, Bioreactor design\, and Next generation machine learning topics. For the Pandemic preparedness topic\, there is no fixed deadline\, since applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.\nFor more information\, please consult the Merck Group 2020 Research Grants website. \nDalhousie Contact: Annette Rushton ( \nDeadlines\nInternal: August 24\, 2020 at 4:30pm\nFunder: August 31\, 2020 at 7pm (AST) URL: UID: END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR