ITA launches a new call for proposals for “BIOTEXFUTURE” projects

09 . 01 . 2023

ITA, the Institute for Technical Textiles, based in Aachen, Germany, is launching a new call for project proposals “BIOTEXFUTURE” to fund projects that would convert the textile value chain from petroleum-based to bio-based.

BIOTEXFUTURE addresses four application fields: Technical textiles, automotive, clothing, and house and home.

This call is open to projects that address the following research aeras:

  • Substrate/material development
  • Technical product and process development
  • Textile finishing
  • Societal transition towards bioeconomy
  • Textile circular economy

Several deadlines for project submission:

  • A 2-page draft project: between 15 January and 15 October 2023.
  • A full proposal: between 31 January and 30 October 2023.More information on the different deadlines and expected proposals can be found on the website.For any questions, please contact Melina Sachtleben ( or Anna Bruder (

Website: here

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