Funding competition: ERA-Net Cofund on Biotechnologies : Biotechnology for a sustainable Bioeconomy

Funding details
Registration opens
01 Dec 2016, 12:00
Registration closes
02 Mar 2017, 12:00
Closes
02 Mar 2017, 12:00
Award
€38m
Organisation
Horizon 2020
Summary

Innovate UK joins the co-funded call as funder!

This is the first international call in the field of biotechnology, within the framework of the
ERA-NET-Cofund on Biotechnology (ERA CoBioTech). ERA CoBioTech builds on the successful work of three
predecessor ERA-NETs under Framework Programme 7 (FP7): ERA-IB-2, ERASynBio and ERASysAPP. The
main purpose of the call is to contribute to transforming the global economy from a dependence on fossil raw
materials to a sustainable “bio-based economy”. Joint projects must have a minimum of three and a
maximum of six participants applying for funding from a minimum of three different ERA CoBioTech
partner countries. The participation of one or more industrial partner(s) in the consortium is strongly
recommended.

The call consists of two stages:
1) Pre-proposals have to be submitted until March 2, 2017 (13:00 CET),
2) The deadline for submission of full proposals is July 20, 2017 (13:00 CEST).

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