The Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) 2019 call
SC5 Horizon 2020
The Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) 2019 call for proposals launched on 4th April 2019
BBI call 2019 in summary
The call 2019 is the sixth in a total of seven calls between 2014 and 2020 and the call has 4 strategic orientations: Feedstock, Process, Products, and Market uptake. Indicative budget for the call is 135 Million euros and the Annual Work Plan 2019 covers altogether 21 topics: 10 RIAs, 4 CSAs, 4 DEMOs and 3 FLAGs (flagship calls).
The Call deadline is 4 September 2019 and the indicative timing for the results is December 2019.
Relation to the SC5 work programme 2018-2020
The BBI JU 2019 calls cover themes that come close to the Societal Challenge 5 topics such as wood-based materials, resolving end-of-life issues of plastics, developing performance of textile products and producing bio-based alternatives to harmful products or processes to protect and enhance human health and the environment.