In the Spotlight

Monthly spotlight on "Thought for food" projects:

Out of the six projects funded by the "Thought for Food" initiative, five are coming to an end in 2020. A side event dedicated to their closure will be organised on the occasion of the 4th International Conference on World Food Security "Achieving Local and Global Food Security: At What Cost? which will take place in Montpellier 6-9th December.

In the meantime, we are featuring a "Thought for food" project regularly each month...


The Foundation supports three categories of projects: Research projects exploratory and innovative projects; disciplinary projects exploring research fronts; major multidisciplinary flagship projects. Training projects creation (...)

Calls for proposals

Only proposals submitted by Agropolis Fondation’s network’s units are eligible, unless otherwise specified in the terms of reference of the call. Launched once or twice a year, calls for proposals are one of the Foundation’s main (...)

International Scientific Prizes

The Agropolis Fondation - Louis Malassis Prize, awarded every two years, is aimed at recognising individuals who have made an exemplary contribution, through their training, research or development actions, to promoting innovations (...)

Key Figures


projects funded, average success rate 40%


research units
1 600 scientists


doctoral and post-doctoral students funded


scientific publications


million euros + 8.2 million euros of co-funding


partnerships established