Bayer International Fellowship Program

About the award

The Bayer International Fellowship Program consists of scholarship programs that offer tailored financial support to students and apprentices in scientific and medical disciplines.

Eligibility requirements

  • The project to be supported must be innovative and international.
  • Scholarships are granted to students and young professionals (up to two years after graduation) from Germany wishing to realize a study or research project abroad.

Research areas supported are within:

  • Agro Sciences: Students and young professionals in the fields of agro sciences, digital farming, agronomy, crop sciences, green biotechnology, environmental sciences and sustainability can apply for the Jeff Schell Scholarship.
  • Life Sciences: Students and young professionals in the fields of biology, molecular biology, bioengineering, bioinformatics, chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals and computational life sciences can apply for the Otto Bayer Scholarship
  • Medicine: Students and young professionals in the fields of human and veterinary medicine, medical science, medical engineering, public health and health economics can apply for the Carl Duisberg Scholarship

How to apply

Visit the Bayer Fellowship Application Requirements page for details of how to apply. The next round of applications must be submitted between June 1 and July 18, 2018.


Application deadline:18th July 2018
Duration of award:Variable
Contact: Bayer Foundations Scholarship programs: Phone: +49 214-30-41111 N/A