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.

ETB Conference: Successful funding for
European Life sciences SMEs and Clusters

Vienna, 4 December 2013

This unique ETB conference gave SMEs, clusters and agencies direct access to the latest information on European Funding opportunities, including the new programs in Horizon 2020.

The European Biotechnology News, Issue 1-2/2014, has published a short Report (PDF - 157 KB) on the ETB Conference.



5th Joint ERA-IB-ETB call:

ETB will participate in a joint Call with ERA-IB. More information can be found on:


Deadline for pre-proposals:

31 March 2014


Report from ETB Conference 2013

Here you can download the report from the ETB Conference 2013.

ETB Conference 2013 Brochure