National Security Innovation Network (NSIN), in partnership with the Combat Feeding Division (CFD) in the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s (DEVCOM’s) Soldier Center, is conducting a nationwide search to identify companies to participate in a combat-feeding research and engineering (R&E) technologies pitch competition.
The CFD is making significant investments in this arena, and looking to support the growth of combat feeding technologies in startups that can support various defense applications.
Watch the Event
As part of this live-pitch program, a team of subject matter experts will evaluate selected finalists, with $200,000 in total awarded to the two top solutions.
Registration for this event is closed.
The Combat Feeding Division (CFD) provides the products and services that decision-makers, warfighters, and first responders need when most needed. As a member of DEVCOM’s Soldier Center and the Department of Defense, CFD is a joint program with a unique mission to provide an operationally relevant Research & Development base to deliver solutions for evolving field feeding challenges.
To learn about this effort or review the soliciation, please visit the NSIN Call for Applicants website page.
About Combat Feeding
The CFD provides the Department of Defense with cutting edge research on emerging food technologies. It is a joint-service program responsible for research, development, testing, and integration and engineering for combat rations, food service equipment technology, and combat feeding systems. The CFD researches food processing and packaging technology to develop combat rations for all U.S. warfighters to optimize human performance through nutrition.