Subsidy Projects

Breeding for

successfull Varieties

High quality

propagated seedlings


Subsidy Projects

Subsidy Projects

To speed up the development of the seaweed industry Hortimare is and has been involved in many projects.

By collaborating and focussing on the real challenges the seaweed industry has been able to develop.

In the next ten years expectations are that the seaweed industry will even develop much faster.

This is thanks to the many project initiatives throughout the world.

A selection of current Projects:

Project Name:

Subsidy Provider/Type:

Duration of Project:

Project Website:


Innovation Fund Denmark

01-05-2016 / 30-04-2020


H2020 - EU

01-10-2016 / 30-09-2020


ARPA-E (under subcontracting

of Ocean Rain Forest)

05-12-2017 / 22-09-2018


02-04-2017 / 30-03-2020


Norsk Forskningsrådet

01-01-2015 / 31-12-2018


Innovasjon Norge

01-11-2015 / 31-10-2018



01-09-2015 / 30-06-2019


2016 / 2019

These programs provide Hortimare with extra possibilities to enhance research results and explore the world of seaweed to deeper extends. Therefor we are very grateful for this opportunity given to us by for mentioned organisations and would like to thank them greatly for their support and their trust in our organisation and commitment to our projects.

Previous Projects

One of the previous projects Hortimare was involved in from

03-09-2012 / 31-08-2015 was Zeewier Hatchery. This project was funded by RVO/NL and EU Fisheries Department. The report from this project is available here.

New Projects

Consortia who are interested to work with Hortimare in New Projects are requested to contact the project department.

Financial Reports

Financial status reports on projects may be requested by consortia partners via e-mail to Ms. Petra Steenhoek.


Breeding & Propagating Seaweed

+31 72 888 8767