SEED FUND projects are interdisciplinary cooperation projects on the fields of sustainable and integrated bioeconomy. Project topics must be selected in such a way that the integration of the BioSC research topics (participation of at least two BioSC research topics per project) and the development of new interdisciplinary research fields, which are aimed at the development of a sustainable and integrated bioeconomy.
The goals of a SEED FUND -project are exploration, exploration (e.g. proof-of concept) and development of new, innovative topics on the sustainable and integrated bioeconomy, as well as bridging between disciplines and BioSC affiliates.
The duration is usually 12 months with a budget of a maximum of €150,000.