Are you a first-year PhD student in flavor research looking for a bursary?
Are you a final year PhD student in flavor research ready to submit your thesis?
This Giract programme might be the perfect solution for you!

Six first-year students have the chance to win a bursary of EUR 3000, each, to fund their research and have the exclusive opportunity to visit the laboratory facilities of one their programme partners!

One final-year student has the chance to win EUR 5000 and attend GIRACT’s exclusive Savory Flavor and Food Industry Conference!



20 -22 September 2023 in Barcelona, Spain. The EGEA conference is organized by APRIFEL, the Agency for Research & Information on Fruit and Vegetables. APRIFEL is an association under the law of 1901, founded in 1981. It acts as an interface between scientists, health professionals, civil society, educational experts and fruit and vegetables professionals. Aprifel… Read more »


This award recognises early career nutrition scientists, whether working in academia, policy or industry, who show great potential to be future leaders in the field. Applications are welcome from any country. Applicants are required to complete an application form and submit an abstract that could be turned into a mini-review describing an emerging area of… Read more »


The latest newsletter from the Nutritional and health related Environmental Studies team of IAEA is now available. The newsletter includes  updates on educational opportunities, publications, events and conference participation. Check out the latest findings on water turnover and the relation between breast milk intake and maternal education. You can also find details on UN Nutrition’s strategy for… Read more »


You won’t want to miss this pre-meeting on the morning of December 6, 2022, in Tokyo!

FENS will be very active at the upcoming ICN2022 conference in Tokyo in December this year!

As well as the FENS symposium on December 8 (13:15-14:45 JST), FENS will host an interactive workshop on Improving Standards in the Science of Nutrition on December 6 from 09:00 to 12:00 (JST).
Register by 30 November 2022 on the FENS website.