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SLU Aquaculture announces a new open call

Published: 08 June 2022

To stimulate cross-faculty collaborations and further strengthen aquaculture research at SLU we announce a new call! Applicants can receive up to SEK 200,000. The last day to apply is 13 October 2022. We look forward to receiving your application!

Aquaculture research in a broad sense

By our yearly calls SLU Aquaculture stimulate and promote cross-faculty aquaculture research and collaboration at SLU. The applicants should be SLU researchers (minimum doctoral degree) and the projects/activities should fall into the subject of 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).

A various of research activities 

You can apply grants for pilot projects, feasibility studies, syntheses, seed money to write a research application, doctoral courses, hosting sabbaticals for aquaculture researchers, new infrastructure/equipment or contributions for organising workshops, conferences and seminars.

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


/Most welcome with your application!