Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech: April 2024 Call Open for Lincoln and Cambridge Universities

Ceres Agri-Tech is pleased to announce that its April 2024 Call for Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech Projects and Proof of Concept Awards are now open for applications from researchers at its partner Universities, Lincoln and Cambridge.

These awards are designed to support the translation and commercialisation of crop based agri-tech innovations using the established Ceres Agri-Tech approach.

There are two award streams

Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech funds impact delivery of agri-tech innovations that support the regions’ crop based production sector and its supply chains in terms of concurrent economic, environmental and/or social benefits.

Funding criteria include: projects must be greater than 50% in EPSRC scope (e.g. AI, robotics companies, digital plant breeding, net zero engineering etc).

Interested? Please submit a completed Expression of Interest form for either a Project Award or a Proof of Concept Award to info@ceresagritech.org  no later than close of play on Thursday 29th May 2024. 

High potential projects will be invited to a Bid Development Workshop at the Lincoln Institute of Agri-Food Technology, University of Lincoln, on 4th and 5th July 2024, where the Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech team will help you to develop your idea and pitchdeck for presentation to the Ceres Investment Committee.

For further information, visit our dedicated web pages at Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech

 

Deadlines

Lincam Ceres Agri-Tech Awards for Lincoln & Cambridge EOI Submission Deadline Final Pitchdeck Submission Deadline Investment Committee
Project Awards 29 May 2024 1 October 2024 22 October 2024
Proof of Concept Awards 29 May 2024 1 October 2024 22 October 2024