Olam International Prize for Innovation In food Security
Global agri-business Olam International and agri-science foundation Agropolis Fondation are calling for applications from scientific research projects which could revolutionise the agricultural industry, applications welcomed from:
· Innovative scientific research projects with achieved or potential impact on the availability, affordability, accessibility and adequacy of food
· Research projects in nutrition science, plant science, soil science, agricultural sciences or other field of scientific research impacting food security
· Academic or research institutions, civil society organisations and the private sector
· Research on any part of agricultural supply chains, based anywhere in the world.
The winner will receive US$50,000 unrestricted funding to support the research project’s further development. The Olam Prize will be judged and awarded by an independent panel of experts in conjunction with the Agropolis Louis Malassis International Scientific Prizes for Agriculture and Food.
Deadline for applications is 11:59pm CET (France) 25th January 2017
On how to apply please visit this link https://agropolisfondation.optimytool.com/en/