3rd Joint Call on Biotechnologies

Basic Information

ERA CoBioTech brings together owners and managers of national and regional R&D&I programmes of EU Member States, associated states and non-EU countries with significant experience in research funding and coordination.

Network ERA CoBioTech
Website https://www.cobiotech.eu/call-information
Aim of the joint call This call aims to attract proposals focused on biotechnology as a key enabling technology (KET) in the context of the bio-based economy. It tackles 21st century societal challenges such as decarbonisation of the economy and reduction of the reliance on fossil feedstocks. Therefore, funding provided by national and regional programmes will be combined to launch this joint call for multilateral research projects addressing “Biotechnology for a sustainable bioeconomy”.
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 18/03/2020
Deadline Full-Proposal 30/06/2020 Submitted proposal: 16
Evaluation End Date 02/11/2020 Successful proposal: 0 Proposals funded: 5
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Biotechnology
Type of research n/a
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
Cell4Chem Engineering microbial communities for the conversion of lign... 01/01/2021 01/12/2023 6
ContiBio Continuous bioprocessing of microbial co-cultures: directing... 01/01/2021 01/12/2023 3
MCM4SB Replacing food-competing feedstocks with Methanol, CO2 and M... 01/04/2021 01/03/2024 4
OLEOFERM Sustainable oleochemicals bioproduction from carboxylates vi... 01/01/2021 01/12/2023 5
SynBioMet Synthetic Biology for Sustainable Production of the Methioni... 01/02/2021 01/01/2024 4