Due Date: February 28, 2019

CRDF International and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MES) are presently accepting propositions from joint groups of U.S. and Ukrainian scientists for the 2019 U.S.-Ukraine Agricultural and Option Energy Research Study Competitors.

As the world’s population is predicted to reach a minimum of 9 billion individuals by 2050, the international neighborhood threats durations of food insecurity and general ecological destruction. Through the advancement of brand-new farming approaches and farming biotechnologies created to optimize farming production, in addition to the improvement of alternative energy sources, such as photovoltaic and biofuel innovations, clinical research study holds terrific possible to create options to this complex issue. They are for that reason contacting scientists to send propositions concentrating on farming sciences as it uses straight to Farming and Option energy.

Prizes

  • Awards of as much as $72,000($50,000 from CRDF International and $7,000 USD comparable paid in the nationwide currency of Ukraine for the Ukraine sub-team and $15,000 from CRDF International for the U.S. sub-team) will be produced 12 months.

Eligibility

Open to joint groups of U.S. and Ukrainian scientists concentrating on farming sciences as it uses straight to the following 2 sub-topics:

  • Farming: Agricultural Biotechnology– consisting of plant pathology, genetic modification, molecular markers and diagnostics, and plant tissue culture to name a few agritech subjects that might lower and/or get rid of the existence of plant illness( s) that threaten food security
  • Alternative Energy: Photovoltaic or Biofuel innovation– consisting of engineering, nanotechnology, biochemistry, microbiology and plant research study research study to name a few alternative energy subjects that add to the advancement of photovoltaic and/or biofuel innovations

How to Use

All propositions should be sent no behind Thursday, February 28, 2019 (23: 59) U.S. Eastern Requirement Time (EST) in 2 formats:

Download the application plan:

To find out more, check out Agricultural and Option Energy Research Study Competitors

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