Merck is proud to offer 350 Research Grants in the following 4 research areas: – Healthy Lives/Drug Discovery, Life Reimagined/Synthetic Biology, Materials & Solutions, and Digitalization/Computing. Applicants from around the world are eligible to apply.

Merck is a vibrant team of specialists in Healthcare, Life Science, and Performance Materials. We share a love of science and a passion for technology.

Course Level: Grants are available to pursue research.

Eligible Nationalities: Applicants from around the world are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

Researchers from around the world may apply for the grants.

 The research proposed for the grant must not:
  • involve any of Merck’s product
  • involve interventional clinical research
  • involve the testing of competitors’ products

Method of Application: 

Fill out the Application Form using only non-confidential information & send it via email to In order to apply, fill out the application form with your research proposal, use only non-confidential information. Please make sure you have read and accepted the terms and conditions before you submit the application form.

Application Form

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Application Deadline: August 15, 2018