The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) launches annual Calls for Proposals. We encourage all stakeholders - large industries, SMEs, technology providers, academia and RTOs - to apply and contribute to the deployment of a sustainable economy in Europe.

Current funding opportunities

The Call 2020 is open for submission until 3 September 2020.

Rules for participation

The Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking operates under Horizon 2020 rules and applies the principles of openness, transparency and excellence. In other words, everyone can participate and the best proposals – evaluated by independent experts – will win.

Funding and Tender Opportunities - SEDIA

The Funding and Tender Opportunities - SEDIA portal is the single-entry point to the EU research and innovation programmes managed by the European Commission and its Executive Agencies. It offers the services and tools that facilitate the proposal and project management.

All BBI JU Call information is centralised on the Portal: 

  • Call description
  • Topics and submission service
  • Call documents
  • FAQ and Support

BBI JU Info Day 2020

The seventh BBI JU Info Day was held on 22 April 2020 in virtual format to present the 2020 call for proposals. Over 2,500 pre-arranged remote one-to-one meetings took place over three days on 22 and 23 April, and 12 May. Watch the Info Day recordings and check the presentation slides on the event page.

Previous BBI JU Info Days

BBI JU Info Day 2019
BBI JU Info Day 2018
BBI JU Info Day 2017
BBI JU Info Day 2016
BBI JU Info Day 2015
BBI JU Info Day 2014

BBI JU Partnering Platform

The BBI JU Partnering Platform is an essential tool to identify and to cooperate with the European stakeholders around the annual BBI JU Calls for proposals. Registration is a free service provided by BBI JU.