Information about the funding opportunity The competitive grants scheme supports the evaluation of genetic resources. The Trust will provide approximately 20¢25 grants annually over the next three years, to enable breeders and others to screen germplasm collections for important characteristics and to make the information generated publicly available.
Eligible research topics Screening of germplasm collections for important genetic traits.
Who can apply Any individual or group of individuals working in recognized governmental, public non-governmental and/or private institution, provided the application receives official endorsement from the institution(s) concerned. In the event the applicant is not the legal owner of the collection or collections to be screened, permission of the collection owner must be obtained prior to application.
Contact Address Global System Project Manager
Evaluation Awards Scheme
Global Crop Diversity Trust
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