The Merck Serono Innovation Cup is a chance to gain in-depth knowledge about pharmaceutical research and development, to network with top students from around the world and build a business case together with experienced professionals.
During a one week summer camp, 30 selected students will attend in-depth presentations about the pharmaceutical industry given by Merck Serono management and external experts. The participants will be divided into teams, work together to develop a business plan and present it to a grand jury, who will award the best plan with the Merck Serono Innovation Cup and a cash prize of EUR 10,000.
If you are working towards a PhD in biology, medicine, biotech, bioinformatics, biochemistry, pharmacy or related fields you are eligible to apply.
Location: Darmstadt, Germany, from July 13 to 18, 2014.
Travel, accommodation and food expenses will be paid by Merck Serono.
Further information about the program and how to apply online until March 15, 2014, see website.