Environmental Biotechnology Network


EBNet has a variety of flexible funding opportunities over the 5-year lifetime of the Network. These include

Details of all BIV’s and POC’s funded can be found on our Outcomes page.

Note that the majority of our events are free to attend and that suggestions from our members for events/workshops and other activities are also welcome.

Application documents, timings and further information on all of the above can be found by following the links above or by contacting us.

Other Funding

IBioIC Funding Available ‚Äď The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre is pleased to announce funding available for innovative projects within any sector of industrial biotechnology. Project proposals must align to Scotland‚Äôs National Plan for Industrial‚ĶRead more.
Ofwat Water Innovation Competitions ‚Äď Ofwat have established a ¬£200 million innovation fund available from January 2021 until 2025 to encourage transformative change in the water sector England and Wales around 5 themes: Responding and adapting to climate change and delivering net‚ĶRead more.

Funding Roundup

Our monthly newsletters feature a round-up of all the latest funding, excerpted below:

October 2023: Funding Roundup ‚Äď The Carbon Recycling Network: Proof of Concept Awards - 16 October 2023The Royal Society: International Collaboration Awards ‚Äď International Science Partnerships Fund - 19 October 2023DEFRA: Farming Innovation Programme Small‚ĶRead more.
SEPTEMBER 23: Funding Roundup ‚Äď The Royal Society:¬†International Exchanges¬†-¬†27 September 2023BBSRC: follow-on fund¬†- 4 October 2023NERC: Independent Research Fellowship¬†- 8 November 2023¬†NERC: Large grant to tackle big environmental science questions¬†- 16 November 2023Innovate‚ĶRead more.
AUGUST 23: Funding Roundup ‚Äď EPSRC: Network Pluses in Energy to form next generation Supergen Hubs - 21 August 2023FCDO-UKRI Senior Research Fellowships 2023 - 29 August 2023Innovate UK: Improving observation capabilities of biodiversity in UK waters phase‚ĶRead more.