The fund is not currently open for applications. Applicants to our second funding call will be notified of the outcome in due course.
The fund will support projects, ideas and technologies that aim to disrupt the seafood sector. Disruptive innovation is when the application of the technology or idea has a significant impact on the industry or the market. Projects should consider these priorities:
To reduce the environmental impact of seafood.
Technologies to bring the industry into the 21st century.
Ensuring seafood security for years to come.
Creating new partnerships across
the seafood & tech sectors
Strengthening the evidence base for
To improve future certainty for
For sustainable aquaculture growth, it is critical to develop innovative management strategies to promote efficient fish feed utilisation, whilst also maintaining fish health...
This project was originally funded as a feasibility study (FS017) and has now been awarded funding to continue the project into the R&D...
This project has been awarded funding to continue into the R&D phase as RD050. The feasibility study undertaken by R3 IoT as part...
Many of the feasibility projects funded in 2020 have been completed, and our #seafoodinnovators have reported positive results. This blog post shares updates...Read More.
At the start of 2020, the UK Seafood Innovation Fund announced funding for 26 projects that will investigate innovative ways to improve the...Read More.
The recently released Baseline Review gives an overview of state-of-the-art technologies and innovations across the global seafood sector.