Given decision

“Biodiscovery - Bioactive molecules from the marine environment”

Last day of application: 16/03/2016

Day of decision: Preliminary 16/11/2016

ERA-Net MarineBiotech announces its second call for transnational projects in the area of biodiscovery. The main purpose of the call is to stimulate joint European research and development activities within marine biotechnology, related to valorization of bioactive molecules from the marine environment.

Funding will be granted for a maximum of three years. The participation of an industrial partner in the consortium is recommended but not mandatory. The call text and guidelines for applicants with full details can be found on the ERA-Net MarineBiotech website

Submissions of proposals will follow a one-step procedure: full proposals will be invited from 1 December 2015 and submission closes on 16 March 2016 (15:00 CET). Projects are expected to start in the beginning of 2017.

Contact information


Lisa Almesjö, Senior Research Officer, Formas
Telephone: +46 (0) 8 775 40 53


Lisa Almesjö