Doctoral Programme for entrepreneurial PhD students!



We´re excited to announce that Global Food Venture Programme of  EIT Food will offer a new course to talented PhD students from across Europe! Join us in Autumn 2021, if you want to 

  • bring entrepreneurial skills into your work
  • boost your future career
  • learn what it takes to commercialise your PhD research
  • dive into EIT Food network of leading academic & industry partners

Essential Entrepreneurship for PhDs of Global Food Venture Programme will run for 6-Weeks in October - November. Stay tuned!

Global Food Venture Programme Stage I & Stage II welcome their 2021 Cohort! They offer a 6-Month curriculum designed to address the needs of aspiring entrepreneurs and early phase start-up ventures from PhD students. It comprises exciting activities like a 10-day Summer School in Entrepreneurship, 1-week Bootcamp in Business Incubation, International Bootcamp with experts from the famous Silicon Valley and individual Mobility Grants for business meetings with industry partners to validate technology feasibility and value propositions. The programme is divided in two independent stages (Stage I & Stage II), which can be completed in consecutive years or within the same one. The 2021 Stage II edition will conclude with a Final Competition Event, where students pitch their business plan in front of a jury and have the chance to win up to 10K cash Prizes for best start-up project. Participants are supported along this journey with one-on-one Business Coaching to advance start-up ideas and create solid business propositions in food & agtech space. Apply to GFVP Stages to gain knowledge & skills in business creation, expert insights, showcases, mentoring and great networking opportunities!

 Closed CALLS 2021: Stage I & Stage II

 Upcoming CALL 2021: "Essential Entrepreneurship for PhDs"


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