Sponsors/Special Offers

Partner Special Offers

We are proud to announce our Partner Sponsors Special Offers and Team Grant opportunities for iGEM 2021. Check back often for the latest funding opportunities, offers and discounts!



Up to 20 kb of FREE IDT gene fragments for all registered iGEM Teams.
Register with IDT by October 1.

Twist Bioscience


Up to 10 kb of FREE Twist Gene Fragments for iGEM 2021 Competition Teams.
Order by October 8.


Team Special Offer

Awarding $2000 and custom swag kits to 6 iGEM teams, providing logistical support to teams in China, and 20% off DNA synthesis for all teams.

Beckman Coulter

iGEM Challenge

Apply by July 10 to win 1 of 6 product vouchers of $2500 USD value, $500 vouchers, EMnetik system, or access to an Echo liquid handler, and more!


FREE Software and Extras

iGEM teams can unlock: Notebook, Molecular Biology, extra space, and Benchling Sync, an exclusive feature for iGEMers - all for free.


FREE Software for teams

MathWorks is offering complimentary MATLAB software to iGEM 2021 teams for use in the competition.​

Other Funding Opportunities

We are pleased to introduce not one but TWO new grant opportunities for iGEM teams this year! Click below to learn more:

Support iGEM

Become an iGEM Partner Sponsor

Invest in the future. Inspire students who are defining the field of synthetic biology. Support iGEM teams with Special Offers and Team Grant opportunities.

For a complete list of sponsors, visit: iGEM 2021 Sponsors