The deadline for proposal submission is June 20th 2023, 1 PM CET.
This call contains only one module with co-funding for partners from Queensland/ Australia.
The Australian partners have to submit a proposal of the same content in parallel to The Queensland Government (Department of Environment and Science - DES - guidelines and submission via this website) - contact details also see below.
Please note that industry involvement is mandatory (e.g., as research partner, associated partner, or in advisory role)!
The Queensland Government (through the Department of Environment and Science - DES) and the Federal Ministry of Education and Science in Germany (BMBF) have established the Queensland -German Bioeconomy Collaborative Science Program under the Joint Declaration of Intent (JDoI) for Cooperation in Bioeconomy.
The objectives of this Program are to:
This first bilateral call (Queensland-Germany) in bioeconomy seeks to support practical and applied collaborative science and research projects in the following target areas:
Proposals of the German partners must be submitted exclusively using this online tool. Proposals submitted via E-mail, fax, paper copy will not be considered for evaluation. For detailed information concerning the Bioeconomy International program see the official German “Bekanntmachung” under “Call Documents” (left side of the screen, in German and English).
Please, use the electronic proposal template of this submission tool (also under “Call Documents”).
If you have questions concerning the application procedure, please contact
For the partners from Queensland further information are available at