Agents

Research Sponsors in India

AGENCY

SCHEME

COMMNENTS

FUND ALLOTTED

ELIGIBILITY

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DURATION

WEBLINK

British Petroleum (BP)/Bird life International/ Conservation International/Fauna and Flora international/ Wildlife conservation society

Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP)-Kate Stokes Memorial Awar

Awarded on an annual basis to an exceptional Follow-up or Leadership team supported by the CLP.

US $ 40,000

All continuation award winners of BP conservation schemes are considered, there is no need to apply.

Expected in November

Upto 3 years

https://tinyurl.com/yxqd43ll

DBT

Tata Innovation Fellowship

Rewards interdisciplinary work with major emphasis on innovation and translational research with a potential towards commercialization

salary incentive of 25000 pm, 6 lakh contingency

Age less than 55 years. employment at a research institute.Applicant to have spent at least 5 yrs in India.

To be announced

3 years with possibility of 2 years extension

http://dbtindia.gov.in/

DBT

Ramalingaswamy Re-entry Fellowship

Instituted to encourage return of scientists to India. Needs nomination from host institute.

Rs 85,000 for salary + Rs 7500 HRA + Rs 10 lakh per annum (1yr), 7.50 lakh (2nd yr), 5lakh (3years) for conferences and other expenses

Age less than 55 years. At least 3 years of post-doctoral research experience with last two years from an overseas laboratory.

To be announced

5 years

https://tinyurl.com/yxv9r99x

DST-SERB

Ramanujan Fellowship

Instituted to encourage return of scientists to India. Needs nomination from host institute.

Rs. 25,000 per month in addition to salary drawn from parent institution+ 10 lakh per annum for conferences and other expenses

PhD, less than 68 years. Needs to be nominated by the institute

Rolling programme

5 years

http://www.serb.gov.in/rnf.php

DST-SERB

J C Bose national Fellowships

Rs. 25,000 per month in addition to salary drawn from parent institution+ 10 lakh per annum for conferences and other expenses

PhD, less than 68 years. Needs to be nominated by the institute

Rolling programme

5 years

http://www.serb.gov.in/jcbn.php

DST

Swarnajayanti Fellowships

Rs. 25,000 per month in addition to salary drawn from parent institution+ grants for equipment,consumable, contingencies,travel

PhD, Age 30-40 years

To be announced

5 years

https://tinyurl.com/y4e6ypzk

Lady Tata Memorial Trust

Young Researcher Award

Annual Award

25000 per month salary incentive, 5 lakh per annum for research, international and national travel.

PhD with regular position in research inst/univ. Age less than 40 years

To be announced

3+2 years based on review of progress

https://tinyurl.com/y5mf3qzv

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Alexander Humboldt Foundation

Fellowship for experienced researchers (Germany)

Research to be selected by self and carried out in chosen host lab in Germany

2,450 EUR per month includes mobility allowance and medical and liability insurance

Independent PI (Assistant Professor/ Junior Research GL) with < 12 years experience.

Rolling programme

6-18 months, can be divided into 3 blocks of minimum 3 months each in 3 years.

https://tinyurl.com/y2pzyta3

American Cancer Society

International Fellowships for Beginning Investigators (ACSBI, USA)

Applied, clinical or translational cancer research prefered. US based, return to home country mandatory

$50,000 for travel and stipend support.

Beginner Independent investigator or clinician.

1-Nov each year

6-12 months

https://tinyurl.com/y3lgk3qv

Indo-US Science and Technology Forum

ASM-IUSSTF Indo-US Professorship in Microbiology

For teaching short term courses or for short term collaborative project with US collaborator

$5000-7000 with matching contribution from host institute

Microbiologists with significant experience in research or teaching in the field, who have obtained a Phd within past 10 years

15 Dec each year


short term (Minimum 6 weeks)

https://tinyurl.com/y3eoat8x

Union for international cancer control (UICC)

Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial international study grants (any country overseas)

Basic, applied or translational cancer research. Promotes international collab.

$10,000

PhD/MD with min 2 years postdoc experience

To be announced

3 months

https://tinyurl.com/y3lv5l7w

US-India Educational Foundation

Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowships

To provide Indian faculty, researchers, and professionals the opportunities to teach, conduct research, or carry out a combination of teaching and research at a U.S. institution

Stipend, insurance, travel and professional allowance for applicant only. For stays between 8-9 months dependent (one) allowance and travel may be covered.

Indian faculty/researchers with at least 5 years teaching experience

To be announced

4-9 months

https://tinyurl.com/mnu37qx