Luis Zugno, President, IULTCS, is inviting young research talent across the leather industry to submit courageous and innovative project ideas for projects in the categories of Leather Research, Machinery/Equipment, and Sustainability to be conducted at a recognised institution in 2021. 

In its seventh year, IULTCS will provide the monetary sponsorship for a single sum of €1,500 grant to Basic Research; Italian technology provider and machinery maker Erretre will sponsor the €1,000 grant for the Machinery/Equipment category, and Leather Naturally the €1,000 sponsorship for the Professor Mike Redwood grant on Sustainability/Environmental. 

Details of the eligibility requirements are available on the IULTCS website. For further information, please click here