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Protein for Future

EIT Food

15 days
250 EUR/full
250 EUR/full
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Protein for Future is part of the Inspire Programme funded by EIT Food. It is a summer school for sustainable, climate friendly alternative protein solutions within the food chain.


Students will be taught how new and alternative proteins, like plant, cell and insect based proteins, can be intregrated in our food systems.

Programme Structure

You will work and be coached in teams on entrepreneurial capacity training. You will end up in new business ideas that will be pitched in front of professional jury. Critical questions on how to develop a sustainable future food system will be addressed. How can new and alternative food proteins be integrated in our food systems? What are the technological obstacles, and what are the regulatory and consumer/market related  barriers?  How do we design and develop alternative proteins and how can we develop and formulate alernative protein based food products

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 15 days
    • 18 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines




  • Semi-structured
  • Continuous support with feedback on request, Proactive tutoring and support
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

This summer school is open to MSc students, PhD students, and young professionals with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 EUR for the full programme during 15 days.
  • National

    250 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 EUR for the full programme during 15 days.

A small portion of the total cost of the program is charged as a participation fee. Course fees for 2021-entry will be EUR 250.


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