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The Otto Bayer Scholarship from the Bayer Science & Education Foundation

The Otto Bayer Scholarship from the Bayer Science & Education Foundation

The Bayer Science & Education Foundation supports students and young professionals in certain scientific fields. The next application phase begins on 1 June 2017. The closing date for applications is 18 July 2017. More The Otto Bayer Scholarship from the Bayer Science & Education Foundation

Number of the Month: 16 cameras

Number of the Month: 16 cameras

What do astronauts eat in space? Until now, they certainly had no fresh fruit or vegetables. But that is soon to change. German researchers are sending a satellite into space that will initially allow tomatoes to be grown on a trial basis in space. 16 cameras will be keeping a close eye on the process. More Number of the Month: 16 cameras

Research opportunities for international psychologists

Research opportunities for international psychologists

In Munich, business psychologist Eleni Georganta from Greece is researching the factors that influence successful teamwork. In our interview, she told us what fascinates her about her research work, and why she is doing her PhD in Germany. More Research opportunities for international psychologists

Green Talents Award 2017

Green Talents Award 2017

The “Green Talents Award” supports young sustainability researchers and gives them access to first-class German research facilities. The application period for 2017 will start on 10 April 2017. The closing date for applications is 23 May 2017. More Green Talents Award 2017

The bioeconomy

The bioeconomy

Nature is a treasure trove that contains an infinite number of natural resources. Bioeconomics is all about putting these resources to good use in industry and business with a view to making products more sustainable and efficient. Many researchers are working on ideas and solutions. In this edition we present a number of exciting projects. You can also read why a Greek business psychologist sees Germany as a particularly good place to conduct her research, learn about current funding programmes and discover our number of the month. Newsletter: April 2017 The bioeconomy