10 July 2018

Pathways to Sustainability - Future Food Utrecht Hub

Seed Money Call 2018 for Research Projects

Are you an UU-UMCU researcher involved in food related research, who wants initial funding in order to collaborate with researchers from other disciplines/faculties? The Future Food Seed money grant could be for you!

With the Seed Money fund, the Future Food Hub platform intends to bring researchers across all seven faculties of our university together, to facilitate new internal and external collaborations, stimulate new research ideas, bring in new partners and create new ways of impact of research. By connecting our knowledge and collaborating with stakeholders in a transdisciplinary setting, Future Food Utrecht aims to provide sustainable and healthy food solutions for the next generations. Our ambition is to strive for diets that are both good for the planet as for all its inhabitants.

The fundamental research of the Future Food Utrecht scientists covers a wide spectrum of disciplines needed to understand the mechanisms behind food-related challenges. Future Food Utrecht has the ambition to operate at the scientific forefront and develop innovative research that contributes to new concepts and innovations related to Future Food’s Pathways: Future Production & Consumption, Future Health and Future Efficiencies (see Annex 1 in the call text) 

Deadline to submit your proposal is 12 October 2018 - 5PM