The project group Science, Technology and Innovation Network Groningen for Sustainability (
) in cooperation with the Rathenau Instituut, Solynta, Kramp Varsseveld and WUR, received an NWO-grant of €375.000 to research h ybride potato breeding (‘the seed-potato’) in the project
“Responsible innovation in Dutch potato breeding” . With additional funding, the amount invested in this project comes to a total of € 400.000.
STINGS is a multidisciplinary project group of the University of Groningen. It consists of scientists of the Science & Society Group (FNW) and Globalisation Studies Groningen and is supported by the Ubbo Emmius Fund.
The core business of Dutch universities is to prepare students for their future: a career in our open, internationally oriented society and knowledge economy. To this end, all Dutch universities have an international perspective firmly entrenched in...
Two University of Groningen researchers have been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant. The recipients are Geert van den Bogaart and Marleen Kamperman. The European Research Council (ERC) awards these personal grants, each worth € 2 million, to outstanding...
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