The mission of the Sustainable Food Systems Partnership for People, Planet and Climate is to mobilize research and innovation (R&I) to accelerate the transition towards sustainable food systems with the help of a wide range of stakeholders, who are joining forces in the FutureFoodS partnership. The vision of FutureFoodS is to collectively achieve environmentally-friendly, socially secure and fair, economically viable, healthy, and safe food systems (FS) in Europe.

Target group

The funding program is aimed at researchers working in the field of sustainable food systems and production at universities, non-academic research institutions, and research departments in related sectors.

Funding goals

The EP FutureFoodS aims to drive the transformation of food systems through its four thematic research and innovation areas, which focus on:

  • Changing the way we eat
  • Changing the way we process and supply food
  • Changing the way we connect with food systems
  • Changing the way we govern food systems

Funding period and funding amount

The maximum funding period is 36 months.


The requirements and specifications for the FWF program Principal Investigator Projects apply.


Decided by the Scientific Board based on a recommendation of the Call Secretariat.

Funding institution

Austrian Science Fund (FWF)

Please note:

The first call for proposals is planned for late 2024.


Currently no submissions

Inquiries and contact

Dr. Milojka Gindl
+43 676 83487 8209

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