Illumina in the USA invites applications for the Agricultural Greater Good Initiative research grants for researchers in agrigenomics in 2021.
The Illumina Agricultural Greater Good Initiative grants, launched in 2011, are awarded annually. This program spurs critically needed research that will increase the sustainability, productivity, and nutritional density of agriculturally important crop and livestock species. Grant recipients receive donations of Illumina products to support their projects.
The Grand Prize winner will receive 20 terabases of Illumina NovaSeq sequencing data on samples of your choice
The grant program is open to basic researchers in agrigenomics at academic or nonprofit institutions. Priority will be given to research that increases sustainability, productivity, and nutritional density of the world’s food supply.
In 1000 words or less, provide an overview, a statement of work, and a description of the impact of your research. You may also include up to three figures, with legends, and a list of citations (not included in the word count).
In these sections, applicants should include:
To be considered, all entries must:
Deadline: The deadline for all 2021 applications is December 4, 2020.
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