Netherlands: €3 million available for private-public partnerships

Call for submission of proposals for BPM2 Call 2015

The Biobased Performance Materials (BPM) programme has opened a call for proposals for Private-Public Partnerships (PPP). Entrepreneurs and private organisations that wish to pursue a research question with the involvement of Food & Biobased Research (WUR-FBR) have until 1 December 2014 at the latest to submit a brief pre-proposal.


The pre-proposal should be supported by at least two entrepreneurs and the knowledge institute involved. Following a positive evaluation, the applicant will be invited to further elaborate on the proposal. This full proposal must be filed on 1 March 2015 at the latest. If the review of this proposal has a positive outcome as well, the PPP initiative can start in the course of 2015.

How the pre-proposal should be submitted and what requirements it must meet can be found here.

The (obligatory) format for submitting a pre-proposal can be downloaded here.


Biobased Performance Materials (BPM), press release, 2014-10-23.


Biobased Performance Materials (BPM) programme
Wageningen University