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Announcement of Bayer Foundation Science Award Winners 2020
Ruth Ley is one of the world’s leading scientist for microbiome research, a field she helped establish. The Bayer Foundation Science Council has now chosen her to receive the Otto Bayer Award 2020, worth EUR 75,000, for her pioneering research. The council has also announced the four winners of this year’s Bayer Early Excellence in Science Awards.
The Bayer Foundation’s Social Impact Start-up Academy (SISTAC) kicked off its “action learning program last week, during a three-day social innovation boot camp. 18 participating master students from Germany got the opportunity to meet with five inspiring and innovative start-ups from Sub-Saharan Africa.