The BIOTEK2021 programme is the Research Council of Norway’s most comprehensive research initiative in the field of biotechnology. The programme will run from 2012 through 2021.
The BIOTEK21 programme succeeds the Programme on Functional Genomics in Norway (FUGE), which was concluded in 2011.
Up to NOK 15 million in funding is available for Innovation Projects for the Industrial Sector. The objective is to boost value creation based on marine biotechnology by strengthening R&D activity in existing and emerging industry. Marine biotechnology here also includes marine bioprospecting.
80 million NOK is available from the BIOTEK2021 program for funding proof-of-principle studies within biotechnology
The Synthetic Biology ERA-NET (ERASynBio) is pleased to announce its 2nd joint call for transnational research projects in Synthetic Biology. The call represents a unique and continuous opportunity for Europe and the USA to build Synthetic Biology capacity through innovative transnational projects.