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Grants for small research projects

Member-led Small Grants from CUPGRA

CUPGRA can make available small grants to fund member-led potato research

Examples of this would include:

  • early-stage, pump-priming or investigative work

  • reviews of current problems and issues

  • £20,000/annum total expected annual awards        

  • £2,000 to £20,000 individual grant value      


Applications are open to anyone. Grants are subject to: 

  • Providing benefit and good value to CUPGRA membership

  • Meeting sound industry and science criteria

  • Having a good communication mechanism for the work

  • Approval of the CUPGRA Executive

Applications should be made using the CUPGRA Small Grants application form and returned to Kate Pottle at

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