Olam International Supporting Transformational Research in Global Agriculture


Olam International, in partnership with Agropolis Fondation, is on the hunt for ground-breaking scientific research that can deliver transformational impacts within global agriculture and win a USD$75,000 grant to support development and implementation.

Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security requires clear evidence of potential short-term impact on food availability, affordability, adequacy, and accessibility.


The winner will receive an unrestricted US$75,000 grant for the scaling up of proven research.


  • Open to academic or research institutions, civil societies and the private sector;
  • Applications can focus on any region, environment, crop or part of the agricultural supply chain.
  • The scientific research project should be innovative and has potential impact on the availability, accessibility, affordability and adequacy of food.

Application: Apply Here

Applications received before November 30, 2020 will be considered for publicity opportunities on Olam’s corporate channels.

Entries close on January 11, 2021 and will be judged by an independent jury of experts and awarded in conjunction with the Agropolis Louis Malassis International Scientific Prizes for Agriculture and Food.

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