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Global Food Venture Programme - Stage I (Idea Development)

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Overview

The Global Food Venture Programme fosters the entrepreneurial growth of doctoral students working on challenges in the Agrifood sector. Young innovators gain essential business creation skills and knowledge through a bespoke 6-Month Curriculum of Training Bootcamps, Mentoring, Corporate Site Visits, Global Networking Events and Pitch Competitions. In this period, they are supported by top coaches and technology experts from EIT Food partners and have the unique chance to explore key innovation ecosystems in Europe.

Participation is fully covered by EIT Food and free of charge for the students.
There are two open calls for applications in 2021, GFVP Stage I and Stage II

Programme structure

GFVP Stage I – Idea Development

40 highly motivated PhD students from across Europe will get together for a life-changing, immersive entrepreneurial experience to learn the fundamentals of entrepreneurship and develop business propositions in the food space.

• 10-day Summer School (online)
• Prizes
• Mentoring by an EIT Food partner
• Private Online Course on Food systems

Apply now! GFVP - Call Stage I 2021
Pre-deadline
5 Apr 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Brussels time

Candidates applying before April 5 (early bird) will be given priority, if they fullfill the criteria for GFVP Stage I.

Application deadline
2 May 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Brussels time
Studies commence
May 25, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! GFVP - Call Stage I 2021
Pre-deadline
5 Apr 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Brussels time

Candidates applying before April 5 (early bird) will be given priority, if they fullfill the criteria for GFVP Stage I.

Application deadline
2 May 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Brussels time
Studies commence
May 25, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States