The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Innovation Fund is pleased to launch our inaugural call for projects. We invite innovators to submit a Letter of Intent from Feb. 4 to midnight ET on March 4, 2019. After reviewing the Letters of Intent, we will invite a select group to submit Full Applications by March 29. Grant recipients will be notified of their awards in May.
Who Should Apply?
The Innovation Fund will award grants for emerging technologies and solutions focused on food waste prevention, recovery and recycling. These solutions are outlined in the Roadmap to Reduce U.S. Food Waste developed by ReFED, a nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating solutions to end food waste.
We will give special attention to solutions in the food waste prevention category. We will consider applications from organizations that meet the following criteria: