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Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security

Can you re-imagine food security to feed the world?

Win a US$75,000 research grant to bring your scientific innovation to life. To help solve the global challenge of feeding 2 billion more people by 2050, we’re on the hunt for ground-breaking scientific research that can demonstrate potential to advance food security and revolutionise the agricultural industry.

The Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security recognises a scientific research project for its significant potential adequacy of food, in line with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal #2: End Hunger.

The winning project will receive a US$75,000 research grant to scale up its further development and help bring the innovation to life.

Are you eligible?

We welcome applications from:

  • Academic or research institutions, civil society organisations and the private sector
  • Research projects in nutrition science, plant science, soil science, agricultural sciences or other field of scientific research impacting food security
  • Research on any part of agricultural supply chains, based anywhere in the world.

Applications close:
11:59pm CET (France) 28th February 2019

Apply online:
https://goo.gl/mg3htw

Application Procedures

Please refer to the Agropolis Fondation website for application procedures.

Eligibility Requirements

Please refer to the Agropolis Fondation website for eligibility criteria.

Deadline

Annual Value

$75,000 USD