Welcome to EuroTransBio
EuroTransBio (ETB) is an international funding initiative supported by European program owners. It has established itself as the preferred funding instrument for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), collaborating in the area of modern biotechnology.
Since 2006, ETB has been launching annual calls for innovative research proposals. ETB operates under the ERA-NET scheme since 2004 and will develop to an international funding initiative in 2013. Also in the future, ETB will continue to launch annual calls.
The mission of ETB is to foster the competitiveness of the European biotechnology industry by supporting research intensive SMEs and their strategic partner with the aim of achieving a thriving European biotechnology industry.
10th ETB Joint Call | Announcement
The 10th EurotransBio joint call for transnational projects will open on the 1st of October, 2014. The deadline for submitting proposals is the 30th of January, 2015. The overall budget allocated for this call is of at least 16 million €.
The following countries / regions will participate in the 10th ETB call:
Austria - Flanders and Wallonia (Belgium) - Finland - Alsace (France) - Germany - Italy - Basque Country (Spain) - Russia
9th ETB Joint Call | Results
28 proposals were submitted to the 9th ETB joint call. After evaluation of the proposals by a panel of internationally recognized experts from different fields of biotechnology, 13 high quality trasnational projects have been recommended for funding.
Funding has been offered to innovative industrial R&D&I projects in the fields of health (31%), agro-food (15%), marine-aquatic (8%) and industrial (46%) biotechnologies. 22 SMEs, 10 research organizations and 1 large industry from 9 European Countries/Regions are involved in the projects and raise a global budget of 17,7 million €.