Yes, a next joint call for research projects is planned!
The first transnational joint call for research projects (co-funded by the EC) within the framework of ERA CoBioTech is finished. After peer review and ranking of the submitted full proposals by an evaluation panel the Call Steering Committee selected 22 research consortia for funding from the ranking list, within the limits of available national/regional and EC funding. More information on the first call can be found at www.cobiotech.eu/call-information
The ERA CoBioTech consortium is currently preparing the next joint transnational call for research projects. It is planned to launch the call in autumn 2018.
Research projects will need to address one of the following topics:
Topic A – Microbial communities (natural and synthetic), co-cultures and cascades of microorganisms for new products, value-added products and supply services and sustainable industrial processes
Topic B – Pure cultures, cell free systems and enzymes for new products, value-added products and supply services and sustainable industrial processes
Check back regularly on www.cobiotech.eu to receive up-to-date information on the next call!