Proof of Concept Call 2 CLOSED

This call had closed.

Applications are invited for Proof of Concept funds from E3B: Metals in Biology members who are eligible to receive BBSRC funding.

The work must be relevant to remit of the Network including industrial biotechnology and bioenergy.

Funding of up to £25,000 is available per project.

Deadline for applications: Friday 29 May 2020 (12 noon). 

For this round, we are especially eager to fund projects related to metals in bio-manufacturing.

If you want to apply for Proof of Concept funds (up to £25K) follow the application process below:

  1. Read the call guidelines
  2.  Read the BBSRC definition of technology readiness levels (TRLs)
  3. Join the Network (if you are not already a member)
  4. Complete an application form
  5. Complete ethics form Annex B (if applicable)
  6. Submit application form, short cv and Annex B (if applicable) to:

If you have any questions contact:

Outcomes of phase 1 PoC funding can be viewed here.

The project completion form can be accessed here.