Joint Call ERA-NET Bioenergy / BESTF3 on combined biomass valorisation to bioenergy, industrial feedstocks and bio-based products

We are happy to share the announcement for the 13th Joint Call for Research, Development & Innovation Proposals of the ERA-NET Bioenergy / 3nd additional Joint Call for Research, Development & Innovation Proposals of the ERA-NET COFUND Bioenergy Sustaining the Future (BESTF3).

The topic of this Joint Call is “Combined biomass valorisation to bioenergy, industrial feedstocks and bio-based products”. The Joint Call aims to support innovative, collaborative pan-European, R&D&I projects focussing on technology readiness levels 2-7 (TRLs at the end of the funded project).

The submission of proposals follows a 2-step procedure. The due-date for pre-proposal submission is 29th January 2019, 13:00 CET via the call submission system. Consortia that pass the first evaluation stage will be invited to submit their full proposals.

On 27th of November 2018, a networking webinar will be organized to give researchers the chance to interlink with each other and build consortia. To sign up for this, applicants need to express their interest by sending an email to Boris Vashev (b.vashev@fnr.de) at the Call Secretariat until 20th of November 2018. Draft project ideas and partner needs have to be sent to the call secretariat beforehand.

The call announcement as well as more information on terms and conditions are available on www.eranetbioenergy.net; the ERA-NET Bioenergy website provides additional information.

Please note the special requirements and conditions of funding for Swiss participants within the call document.