Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland


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3rd Round of UK Seafood Fund: Fisheries Industry Science Partnerships scheme (opens 5th Aug)

This guide is for people interested in applying for the Fisheries Industry Science Partnerships (FISP) scheme. Eligible applicants are:

  • sole traders who own or operate a UK fishing boat
  • organisations engaged in commercial or recreational fishing, processing or marine aquaculture in the UK
  • research organisations

The FISP scheme is part of the UK Seafood Fund.

Contracts are available for research projects through FISP part B. You can bid for projects:

  • up to £150,000 a year
  • from £150,000 to £500,000 a year

Contracts are available for a maximum of 2 years.

Further information here

MASTS Resources

We’re working behind the scenes to bring you a suite of useful, and updateable, resources including: 

  • Find an expert
  • Find facilities & equipment
  • MASTS Publications


If you would like to be updated when the resources section is live please let us know.