Call seed money Sport and Society

Sport & Society provides seed money to create additional capacity and facilities to prepare research applications (f.e. NWO and EU) and to offer opportunities to work on new ideas and stimulate innovation (f.e. by organizing inspirational meetings and inviting leading international academics). Seed money can only be applied for by researchers from Utrecht University.

The 2018-2019 Call is open now.

Call for Seed Money 2018 - 2019

  • The 2018-2019 Call for Seed Money has a total amount of  €300,000
  • Proposals can be submitted to the jury from 1 January 2019 9h00 to 1 July 2019 9h00

Call for Seed Money 2016

The 2016 Call for Seed Money  (€220.000,-) has a focus on:

  1. Research into Inclusion; theme: Refugees.
  2. Research into Security; theme: Integrity in sports organisations and sports bodies.
  3. Innovation in research and/or education.

In total, six projects have been granted in 2016. The granted projects will be completed at October 31, 2017.

Call for Seed Money 2015-I & II

In 2015 seven projects have been granted.


For questions about the call and the criteria you can contact Frank van Eekeren.