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Cambridge Global Food Security

A Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge

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Early Career Researcher Travel Fund

The 2017 Travel Fund is now closed to applications.

The Initiative is pleased to have received funding from the Isaac Newton Trust to provide travel grants, on a competitive basis, to its members in 2017. 



The successful applicants have now been selected by our judging panel.

Congratulations to: 

William Summers Department of Plant Sciences
Ana Bravo Department of Plant Sciences
Erasmus zu Ermgassen Department of Zoology
Dr Ksenia Gerasimova Centre of Development Studies
Josephine Chambers Department of Geography
Laura Bouvet NIAB
Kirsten van Fossen Institute for Manufacturing
Amy Yau CEDAR, MRC Epidemiology Unit


We look forward to hearing about your travel experiences! 

Global food security is a major research priority for UK and international science.

Cambridge Global Food Security is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge. We promote an interdisciplinary approach to addressing the challenge of ensuring all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and preferences for an active and healthy life. 

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Upcoming events

Putting Dirt in its Place: The Contemporary Politics of Waste

Jun 02, 2017

Alison Richard Building, Cambridge

Research Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: Social & Biological Dimensions

Jun 06, 2017

Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge

Third European Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2017

Jun 06, 2017

SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW

Cereals 2017

Jun 14, 2017

Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire

11th European Conference on Precision Agriculture

Jul 16, 2017

John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh First, 18 Holyrood Park Road Edinburgh EH16 5AY

Upcoming events