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EIC Open Call in Engineered Living Materials (ELMs)

Call Opening Date is June 15th, 2021

EIC Open Call in Engineered Living Materials (ELMs)

NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITY from the European Innovation Council in Engineered Living Materials (ELMs)!

The EIC is looking to support very ambitious and high-risk projects to position strategically Europe at the forefront of the emerging Engineered Living Materials (ELMs) field and to overcome the technological challenges for the production of made-on demand ELMs with predictable, reproducible and complex functionalities and architectures. Please read carefully the EIC 2021 Work Programme and the ELMs call therein, and the ELMs Challenge Guide (to be published before the opening of the call) for the specific objectives and expectations for the projects funded under the call. Reaching these objectives requires a research team that strongly integrates, among others and not exclusively, expertise in synthetic biology, materials engineering, control engineering, artificial intelligence, synthetic or engineered morphogenesis as well as ethical, legal and social aspects (ELSA).

The call supports project for up to Euro 4 million or larger amount, if properly justified, with either single legal entity or at least two legal entities from two Member States and/or Associated countries.

The call opening date is tentatively June 15th, 2021!