Funding and awards

The UK seafood industry offers many options of funding and support to those in the industry who want it.

Various schemes and networks are in place to make work in the seafood industry easier, and to reward those individuals who show commitment to high-quality and sustainable operations. There are two main forms of support offered:

  • Funding can be awarded to individuals and parties looking to conduct research or undergo training in the seafood industry. Funding is available from both Seafish and other organisations in the UK.
  • Awards and certification are offered in order to reward those businesses and individuals who show immense dedication and commitment to their work, and to sustainable sourcing in particular.


Funding is available to individuals and groups in the UK seafood industry from a variety of sources.

Awards and certification

Various awards and certification are available throughout the seafood industry in order to mark excellence and quality.