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.



11th ETB Joint Call

The 11th joint call for trans-national projects of the EuroTransBio (ETB) initiative closed
on the 29th of January, 2016.The overall budget allocated for this call is at least 17 million €.

The following countries / regions participate in the 11th ETB Call:

Austria, Flanders and Wallonia (Belgium), Finland, Alsace region (France), Germany, Italy, and Russia.



10th ETB Joint Call  |  Results

19 proposals were submitted to the 10th ETB joint call. The overall budget allocated for this call is of 16 million €.

After evaluation of the proposals by a panel of internationally recognized experts from different fields of biotechnology, 9 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 (78%) and industrial (22%) biotechnologies. 19 SMEs and 11 research organizations from 6 European Countries/Regions are involved in the projects and raise a global budget of 12,8 million €.

The following countries / regions participated in the 10th ETB call:

Austria - Flanders and Wallonia (Belgium) - Finland - Alsace (France) - Germany - Italy - Basque Country (Spain) - Russia