Funding Calls Announced

Published on 30/09/19 in News

All the latest funding calls announced

Industrial Biotechnology (IB) Funding round-up: KTN’s Chemistry and Industrial Biotechnology team have compiled a list of the latest funding calls of relevance to chemicals and Industrial Biotechnology. The lists can be accessed via the following links:


ISCF Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre Champion call

As part of the UKRI Industrial Decarbonisation Challenge, a call was launched on 9th September to invite proposals for a Champion who will lead a £19.9m Research and Innovation Centre.

Further details and information are available at


BBSRC International Calls

BBSRC has recently opened its international calls.

Close: 14 November


UKRI have launched the following two Circular Economy calls:

  1. UKRI invites outline proposals for Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Centres. Up to £22.5 million (at 80% FEC) is available to support up to five Centres for up to four years from 1 October 2020.

  1. UKRI invites proposals for the Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Coordinator. Up to £150k (at 80% FEC) is available for this initial grant to engage with the full spectrum of interdisciplinary research and stakeholder communities and design a proposal for an Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Hub, with up to £3.3m available at the second stage for the Coordinator to lead the integration Hub.


UKRI Greenhouse Gas Removal call 

Two calls;


BBSRC has launched its 2019 Bioinformatics and Biological Resources Fund call, which aims to facilitate the establishment, maintenance and enhancement of high-quality bioinformatics and biological resources to support the UK bioscience research community. More information is available at: