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Apply for funding

Our way of advancing the European circular bioeconomy is by funding excellent projects. Discover how to apply for CBE JU funding under Horizon Europe.
What is next?

The launch of the first call for proposals requires that a number of legal and procedural steps be taken, for example adopting the Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda and the consultation of the advisory bodies.

Manage your project

Are you a beneficiary of a BBI JU-funded project? Find all the information you need to manage your project, including Horizon 2020 and BBI JU-specific rules, templates and guidelines.

Facts and figures

CBE JU is building on the success of its predecessor, the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU). Since 2014, this €3.7 billion partnership between the European Union and BIC has supported the European bio-based industries. Each euro of public money generated €2.8 of private investment.

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beneficiaries from 39 countries

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of beneficiaries are small businesses

Here's some news

  • Would you like to become one of the 15 CBE JU Scientific Committee members to provide advice on the new partnership’s scientific priorities and activities? If you have relevant research and professional background, express your interest by 30 January 2022 at 23:59 Central European Time (CET).