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SLU Aquaculture announces a new open call

Published: 26 February 2020
Fish and mussel farming. Photo.

To stimulate cross-faculty collaborations and further strengthen aquaculture research at SLU we announces a new call! Applications will be granted a maximum of 200 000 SEK. The last day to apply is June 18th.

Auaculture research in a broad sense

Our mission is to promote and coordinate aquaculture research and education at SLU. We would like to stimulate research within aquaculture in a broad sense including:

  • genetics/breeding
  • feed and nutrition
  • food science
  • animal health
  • animal welfare
  • environment
  • aquatic ecology
  • economy
  • gender
  • farming systems (e.g. circular systems, agro-aqua systems).

Apply for grants

Grants can be given for:

  • writing research applications
  • pilot projects
  • feasibility studies
  • syntheses 
  • education
  • new infrastructure/equipment
  • hosting sabbaticals for aquaculture researchers
  • contributions for organizing workshops, conferences and seminars.

Last day to apply is 18 June, 2020.

Welcome with your application!

For more information about criteria to be met and how to apply>>