Competition guidance for agri-tech Catalyst round 8: agriculture and food systems innovation

UK businesses and research organisations can apply for a share of up to £3 million from DFID and Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) for projects with partners in eligible African countries.



Your project must be collaborative and include all of the following:

  • a business
  • at least one partner from the UK
  • one partner from an eligible African country

The technical project work can be led by a partner from the UK, an eligible African country or another country.

The administrative work must be led by a partner from the UK.

Published 18 March 2019
Last updated 10 April 2019 + show all updates
  1. We have added an additional funder, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).

  2. First published.