MBIE to invest in 'functional foods' research


The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is to invest in up to three contracts to the maximum value of $400,000 each over two years to facilitate joint research collaborations between New Zealand and Japan on the topic of “functional foods”.

The funding will be made available through its International Relationships Fund. A call for proposals for New Zealand-Japan Strategic International Collaborative Research Programme on “functional foods” opened on 22 August and closes at midday on 20 October.

Members wishing to check the RFP can do so here