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									                          Category              Agency                               Scheme                         Comments                                Budget                        Eligibility           Deadline
Personal Support (Tenable in India)

                                    British Petroleum
                                    (BP)/Bird life
                                    and Flora                                                    Awarded on an annual basis to                                          All continuation award
                                    international/                                                 an exceptional Follow-up or                                          winners of BP conservation
                                    Wildlife             Conservation Leadership Programme       Leadership team supported by                                           schemes are considered,
                Award- Group Leader conservation society (CLP)-Kate Stokes Memorial Award                              the CLP. US $ 5000                               there is no need to apply.

                                                                                                                                                                            Age less than 55 years.
                                                                                                                                                                         employment at a research
                                                                                                                                                                         institute.Applicant to have
                                                                                                                                      salary incentive of 20000 pm,           spent at least 5 yrs in     To be annonced,
             Fellowship-Group Leader                DBT            Tata Innovation Fellowship                                                           contingency                            India.   expected Nov 2012

                                                                                                                                   Rs 75,000 for salary + Rs 5 lakh
                                                                   Ramalingaswamy Re-entry         Applications to be forwarded     per annum for conferences and                                         To Be Announced
             Fellowship-Group Leader                DBT                         Fellowship               by sponsoring institute                    other expenses                   PhD/Mtech/MD       expected Aug 2012

                                                                                                 Indo-US research career       travel fund to visit india (NIH
                                                                                             transition award program for             phase), salary, lab and              Fresh PhD/postdoc (less
            Fellowship- Group Leader           DBT/ NIH Khorana- Nirenberg Scholar Program            biomedical research                  personnel support              than 5 years experience)       To be Announced
                                                                                           Instituted to encourage return
                                                                                              of scientists to India. Needs Rs 75,000 for salary + Rs 5 lakh                  PhD/MD with exellent
                                                                                                     nomination from host     per annum for conferences and                proven tract-record. Age
             Fellowship-Group Leader                DST              Ramanujan Fellowship                          institute.                 other expenses                    less than 60 years.     Rolling programme

                                                                                                                                          Rs. 5000 pm in addition to
                                                                                                                                     salary, Rs. 10 lakh per year for
                                                                                                                                    personnel, travel, consumables,          Scientist supported by
                                                                                                                                    minor equipment, maintenance          basic research projects of
            Fellowship- Group Leader                DST                  Ramanna Fellowship                                                        and contingencies                          SERC      Rolling programme
                                                                                                                                   Rs. 25,000 per month in addition
                                                                                                                                        to salary drawn from parent
                                                                                                                                    institution+ 10 lakh per annum        PhD, less than 60 years.
                                                                                                                                           for conferences and other     Needs to be nominated by
            Fellowship- Group Leader                DST          J C Bose national Fellowships                                                             expenses.                  the institute     Rolling programme
                                                                                                                                   Rs. 25,000 per month in addition
                                                                                                                                        to salary drawn from parent
                                                                                                                                             equipment,consumable,                                       To be Announced,
            Fellowship- Group Leader                DST             Swarnajayanti Fellowships                                                    contingencies,travel        PhD, Age 30-40 years       expected Apr-2012

                                                                                                                                     Rs 6000pm+ Rs 2000 pm
                                                                                                                              (contingency)+ rail travel to the
                                                                                                                                 host institute. Rs 2000 pm to PhD with regular position in
                   Research training        DST (SERC)                SERC visiting fellowship Advanced training within India host institute for overhead costs        research inst/univ.               31-Oct each year
                                                                                                                              25000 per month salary
                                                                                                                              incentive, 5 lakh per annum for           PhD with regular position in
                                     Lady Tata Memorial                                                                       research, international and               research inst/univ. Age less To be Announced,
             Fellowship-Group Leader Trust                Young Researcher Award                                 Annual Award national travel.                          than 40 years                Expected Jan 2013
                                                                                                   Relocation of scientific leaders                                  Strong scientific leadership
                                                                                                    from their current position in                                     with more than 10 years
                                       Wellcome Trust-DBT                                             India or overseas to a non- Salary, research costs, personnel      experience running an
           Fellowship- Group Leader          India Alliance                  Margdarshi Fellowship         profit institute in India       costs, travel, over heads            independent lab                  14-May-12
                                       Wellcome Trust-DBT                                                                                  Salary, research expenses, 2                                   application due26-
           Fellowship- Group Leader          India Alliance      Intermediate Research Fellowship                                              JRFs, 1 year collab travel    5-7 years PD experience                  Mar-12
                                       Wellcome Trust-DBT                                                                                 Salary, research costs, posts,                                  application due26-
           Fellowship- Group Leader          India Alliance            Senior Research Fellowship                                                      kit, collab travel   7-12 years PD experience                  Mar-12
Personal Support (tenable abroad)

                                                                                                                                                                             Independent PI (Assistant
                                                                                                         Research to be selected by      2,450 EUR per month includes       Professor/ Junior Research
                                       Alexander Humboldt               Fellowship for experienced    self and carried out in chosen    mobility allowance and medical            GL) with < 12 years
           Fellowship- Group Leader            Foundation                   researchers (Germany)               host lab in Germany               and liability insurance                   experience    Rolling programme

                                                                                                                                                                                   Min Master's level
                                                                                                                                                                          education, first degree less
                                                                                                                                                                         than 12 years ago, practical
                                                                                                                                                                               experience in climate
                                                                                                         Junior group leaders and            2150-2750 EUR, mobility               protection/ nature
                                    Alexander Humboldt             International Climate protection postdocs also eligible, work in      alowance and subsidy towards              conservation,with       To be Announced,
           Fellowship- Group Leader         Foundation                      Fellowships (Germany)    German lab of own choosing          medical and liability insurance         leadership potential     expected Dec 2012

                                                                                                                 Applied, clinical or
                                                                     International Fellowships for    translational cancer research
                                          American Cancer         Beginning Investigators (ACSBI,     prefered. US based, return to      $50,000 for travel and stipend          Beginer Independent
           Fellowship- Group Leader                 Society                                  USA)         home country mandatory                               support.       investigator or clinician     1-Nov each year
                                            Commonwealth                                                 For enhancing teaching or                                           5-10 years research and
                                          Secretariat, U.K.,                                               research experience in a                                             upto 2 years teaching
                                           administered by          Commonwealth Academic Staff         university in UK.Fellowship                                         experience. Age less than      To be Announced,
          Research/teaching training                   UGC                      Fellowship (UK)             starts on Oct each year                                                         40 years.     expected Dec 2012

                                                                                                          Indo-US research career         travel fund to visit india (NIH
                                                           Khorana- Nirenberg Scholar Program         transition award program for               phase), salary, lab and      Fresh PhD/postdoc (> 5
           Fellowship- Group Leader               DBT/ NIH                        (India/NIH)                  biomedical research                    personnel support             years experience)      To be Announced

                                                                                                   Self-selection host institute
                                                                                                         and scientist abroad ,
                                                                                                  restrictive of research areas
                                                                                                covered, includes evolutionary             $3000 per month (or
                                                                                                      biology, biodiversity and      equivalent), $600-1200 for
                                                                                                        conservation, stem cell travel and one time contingency             PhD less than 35 years of      To be Announced,
      Research Training overseas-GL                    DST      BOYSCAST (Any country overseas)                        research             of Rs 15000--20,000              age with regular position    expected Aug 2012

                                                               IBM - IUSSTF Visiting Fellowships in    Nanotechnology research at                                                    PhD, permanent
                                                                Nanotechnology (Thomas J. Watson       Thomas J. Watson Research          monthly stipend of $6,000 to      appointment in a research      To be Announced,
           Fellowship- Group Leader          IBM - IUSSTF          Research Laboratory New York)            Laboratory New York.                              $10,000                        institute    expected Jan 2013
                                                                                                                        US$ 3000 pm, round air ticket,
                                                                                                                        personal contingency allowance
                             Indo-US Science                                                                                  of Rs 50,000 for visa and         PhD, age less than 40
                              and Technology      Indo-US Science and Technology          Needs to work in US lab       insurance, and $600-$1200 for          years, with permanent      To be Announced,
Fellowship- Group Leader              Forum              Forum fellowships (USA)                  selected by self                     travel within US                       position   expected Dec 2012

                                    Union for         Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial      Basic, applied or translational
                         international cancer      international study grants (any      cancer research. Promotes                                          PhD/MD with min 2 years
Fellowship- Group Leader       control (UICC)                    country overseas)             international collab.                           $10,000          postdoc experience        15-Jan and 1-July

                                                                                                                                                              master's or professional
                                   US-India                                                                              Stipend, insurance, travel and     degree of at least 4 years
                                 Educational       Fullbright-Nehru Environmental                                            professional allowance for    duration + at least 5 years
Fellowship-Group Leader          Foundation             Leadership program (USA)         short term training in US                       applicant only       professional experience            16-Jul-12
      Research Grants

                           British Petroleum
                                (BP)/Bird life                                                                                                            Minimum team of three
                               International/                                                                                                             with at least 50% involved
                                Conservation                                            For Projects build on a                                           in previous CLP project and
                        International/Fauna                                            previous CLP project by                                            additional new team
                                    and Flora                                            addressing a practical                                           members with no more
                               international/                                      conservation issue raised by US $25000 (CLP funding must               than 5 years of paid
                                      Wildlife Conservation Leadership Programme            the original Future cover at least 50% of the total           experience in the           To be Announced,
               Research conservation society (CLP)-Conservation Follow-up Awards Conservationist Award project. project budget)                           conservation sector         expected Nov 2012

                        British Petroleum
                        (BP)/Bird life                                                                                                                 Minimum team of three
                        International/                                                                                                                 with at least 50% involved
                        Conservation                                                         For Projects build on a                                   in previous CLP project and
                        International/Fauna                                                previous CLP project by                                     additional new team
                        and Flora                                                             addressing a practical                                   members with no more
                        international/       Conservation Leadership Programme        conservation issue raised by     US $50000 (CLP funding must     than 5 years of paid
                        Wildlife             (CLP)-Conservation Leadership            the original Follow-up Award     cover at least 50% of the total experience in the            To be Announced,
               Research conservation society Awards                                                         project.   project budget)                 conservation sector          expected Nov 2012
                                                                                                                           1-2 JRF/SRF/RA, contingency    PhD, regular appointment
               Research                 CSIR                  CSIR research Grant                                                  and small equipment       in a research institute Rolling Programme

                                                                                                                        Equipment, personnel, Supplies
                                                                                                                       & consumables, contigencies and      PhD, regular appointment
               Research                  DBT                         Project grant                                                               travel        in a research institute   Rolling Programme

                                                                                               For R&D proposals,
                                                                                       mulitcentric R&D proposals
                                                                                              and pilot projects in                                         PhD, regular appointment
               Research                  DBT        Research Grant Neurosciences                     Neuroscience                                              in a research institute    To be Announced
                  Research                DBT                       Nanotechnology                     Concept notes                                                                       To be Announced

                                                                                                                          Rs 35000-45000 stipend or Rs
                                                                                                                        5000 pm as incentive in addition
                                                                                          For women scientists. LoI      to salary for employed women.                                  To be Announced,
                                                 BioCAre Research Grant opportunity     required for those for whom Project grant of 25-50 lakhs for                                  Expected in Jan/Feb
Women in Science (Research)               DBT                                (RGO)             this is the first grant. personnel, equipment, travel etc     PhD (age limit 55 years)                2012

                                                                                                                           € 150.000 (~ € 50.000 p.a.) of Scientists from universities,
                                                                                      A minimum of two different          eligible costs from each funding   research institutions and  Pre-registration by
                                                                                   European New INDIGO funding                country. Covers exchange of           small and medium 15-Dec-11 and full
                                               New INDIGO Partnership Programme       members, as well as one or                   researchers, workshops,    enterprises / companies proposal submission
                                                 (NPP) on Biotechnology applied to    more eligible partners from            research costs and personnel    from India as defined by    (if invited) by 19-
                  Research    DBT/EU countries                      Human Health                            India.                                   costs                BIRAP, DBT.                Mar-12

                                                                                                                          Equipment, personnel, Supplies
                                                                                                                         & consumables, contigencies and    PhD, regular appointment
                  Research                DST                          Project grant                                                               travel      in a research institute    Rolling Programme

                                                                                          For research in the field of
                                                                                       Nano science and technology,
                  Research         DST (SERC)                          Nano Mission                online application                                                                     Rolling programme
                                                                                                                          WOS-A: Rs 35,000pm salary +          for unemployed women
Women in Science (Research)               DST     Woman Scientist scheme (WOS-A)                         WOS-A-R&D            Rs 23 lakh research grant,                    scientists    Rolling programme
                                                                                                                           salary support, consumables,
                                                                                 WOS-B-application of research            minor equipment, contingency,        for unemployed women
Women in Science (Research)               DST     Woman Scientist scheme (WOS-B) and solution for societal issues                      travel overheads                     scientists     To be Announced

                                                                                                                                                               Advanced scholars and
                                                                                                                       average $850 per volunteer with            professionals of any
                                                                                                                             average project grant range     nationality, covering any
                                                                                                                         between $17,000 and $51,000                geographic region.
                                                                                                                         for one full field season. Funds      EARTHWATCH supports
                                                                                                                       cover food, accommodation, and doctoral and post-doctoral         Concept notes can
                                                                                                                          in-country travel, PI travel to researchers, or researchers be submitted at any
                                EARTHWATCH                                                                                 and from the field, basic field with equivalent scholarship   time, full research
                                     Institute                                                                         equipment, support of staff and           or commensurate life proposals if invited
                  Research    US/International                      Research Grants                                    associates from the host country                     experience     due in Feb 2012
                                                                                          Pump-priming funding for $100,000 initially with follow-on
                                                                                        initial ideas, however topics       for successful projects to the                               To be Announced,
                  Research               Gates        Grand Challenges Explorations                are health-related.                tune of $1,000,000                No restrictions expected Mar 2012

                                                                                         R&D that will lead to new
                                                                                           drugs, medical devices,
                                  Gates/ICICI                                       vaccines, diagnostics, delivery $100,000 initially with follow-on
                               Knowledge Park                                         systems and service models       for successful projects to the
                  Research              (IKP)     IKP-Grand Challenges Explorations       for equitable healthcare               tune of $1,000,000                     No restrictions    To be announced
                                                                                                                Research staff, Equipment,
                                                                                Research in health and              Contingencies, Travel,        PhD, regular appointment
Research                   ICMR         AD-HOC RESEARCH SCHEMES                    biomedical sciences                           Overheads           in a research institute     Rolling Programme
                                                                                                                                                     Citizen of a developing
                                                                                                                                                     country with minimum
                                                                                                                                                   Master's level education,
                                                                                                                                                 under 40 years of age and
                                                                                                                USD 12000 for purchase of       with a regular employment
                                                                               Funds research projects equipment, expendable supplies,               at a research institute.
                  International                                              related to the sustainable      and literature - and to arrange      Project needs to be based
                 Foundation for                                             utilisation of the biological fieldwork activities related to the       in a developing country         To be Announced,
Research          Science (IFS)                     IFS Research Grant     and/or water resource base.                      proposed project                 (India Eligible).      Expected Jan 2013
                                                                             Supports research directed
                                                                             toward the development of
                                                                          theoretical and mathematical                                     5-15 years post PhD with a
                                                                            tools that can be applied to                                     regular position in a non-
              James McDonnell         2012 Scholar Awards in Complex              the study of complex,                                     profit research institution.
Research      Foundation (USA)                       Systems Science       adaptive, nonlinear systems.       Flexible funding of $450,000  No nationality restrictions                    14-Mar-12
                                                                      support novel interdisciplinary
                                                                       research projects with a high         Flexible funding of $450,000,
                                                                       probability of generating new       less funding for lesser duration
              James McDonnell           2012 Research Awards in Brain knowledge and insights in the        may also be requested for pilot PIs of Assistant Professor or
Research      Foundation (USA)                                Cancer             field of brain cancer                              studies                 above level                    14-Mar-12
                                                                                                                                            PhDs who have completed
                                                                                                                                                their (at least 2 years)
                                                                                                                                           research training funded by
                                                                                                                                           previous NIH grants/awards
                                                                                                                                              within 0-4 years and will
                                                                                                            USD 50,000 per year for direct            be/have taken up LOI due date 10-Dec-
           National Insititute of   Global Research Initiative Program,                                          costs upto a max of USD       independent position in 11. Full application
Research           health (NIH)        Basic/Biomedical Sciences (R01)          For non-AIDS research.                           250,000                           India  due by 10-Jan-12
                                                                                                                                            PhDs who have completed
                                                                                                                                                their (at least 2 years)
                                                                                                                                           research training funded by
                                                                                                                                           previous NIH grants/awards
                                                                                                                                              within 0-4 years and will
                                                                                                            USD 50,000 per year for direct            be/have taken up LOI due date 9-Feb-
           National Insititute of   Global Research Initiative Program,                                          costs upto a max of USD       independent position in 12. Full application
Research           health (NIH)        Basic/Biomedical Sciences (R01)               For AIDS research                           250,000                           India  due by 9-Mar-12

                                                                                                                                               Independent PI holding
                                                                                                                                                    regular position in a
                                                                                                                                           research institution and not
                                                                         For non-AIDS research. US or      USD 125,000 per year for direct        in receipt of any NIH          LOI due 23-Apr-12.
         National Insititute of     International Research in Infectious    international collaboration          costs upto a max of USD         funding. India eligible         Full application due
Research         health (NIH)           Diseases, including AIDS (R01) encouraged but not mandatory                              625,000                         country                23-May-2012
                                                                                                                                               Independent PI holding
                                                                                                                                                    regular position in a
                                                                                                                                           research institution and not
                                                                            For AIDS research. US or       USD 125,000 per year for direct        in receipt of any NIH           LOI due 23-Jul-12.
         National Insititute of     International Research in Infectious   international collaboration           costs upto a max of USD         funding. India eligible         Full application due
Research         health (NIH)           Diseases, including AIDS (R01) encouraged but not mandatory                              625,000                         country                23-Aug-2012
                                                                                                                                          PhD, MD or equivalent with
                                                                                                                                          faculty position in research                  Applications
            Simons Foundation                                             neuroscience research which                                     or educational institute. No             accepted from 1-
              Autism Research                                                 complements studies on              maximum direct costs of       citizenship or country              June-11, Rolling
Research     Initiative (SFARI)                 SFARI Explorer Awards      autism spectrum disorders f                          $50,000                  requirements                      Program
                                                                                                 Research on topics of
                                                                                        importance to USAID and NSF                                                   PIs in developing countries
                                                                                           including but not limited to          Direct costs of upto $50000 per        collaborating with a PI in
                                                                                        food security, climate change,                 year, in exceptional cases          US having a NSF grant
                                                               Partnership for enhanced global health issues and other                 awards can be made upto          active for the duration of      To be Announced,
                   Research            USAID/NSF         engagement in Research (PEER)           developmental issues                          $100,000 per year                       the award       Expected Nov 2012
      Infrastructure Grants

                                                     Project for creation of Infrastructural
                  Equipment                   DBT                                    facility

                                                                                           To provide funding to augment
                                                                                              and strengthen institutional
                                                                                                     research capacity for
                                                                                               promotion of excellence in                                                   PIs with strong track
                                                                                             interdisciplinary science and                                            record, permanent position
                                                     Creation of Center of excellence and innovation in specific areas of                                                at a non-profit research       To Be Announced,
                  Equipment                   DBT     Innovation in Biotechnology (CEIB)                    biotechnology.                                                             institution     Expected Dec 2012
                                                            Fund for improvement of S&T
                   Equipment                  DST                    infrastructure (FIST)                                                       upto 1000 lakhs                                        Jan/Feb each year
International Collaborations

                                BBSRC, DFID, UK; Sustainable crop production research                                            Direct research costs, overheads      All researchers eligible for
                   Research      DBT, ICAR, India      for International Development                   Needs UK collaborator                    as per DBT norms                     DBT funding         To be announced

                                                             Indo-Australian Fund for S&T                                                                                         Need Australian         To be Annouced
                    Multiple                  DBT            Cooperation in Biotechnology       Stem cells, devices, vaccines                              1 crore                   collaborator      Expected Oct-2012

                               DBT/Danish council                                         Covers diverse areas including               € 3.0 million for up to two
                                     for strategic Strategic Joint research collaboration Stem cells, Lifestyle diseases,          projects. Covers direct project                                       To be Annouced
                   Research              research   within health science biotechnology                       cancer etc.                                    costs.   Needs Danish Collaborator       Expected Sep-2012
                                                                                                                                     Separate budget for Ontario
                                                            Ontario (Canada) - India S& T                                                    (Canada) and Indian
                                                                              Cooperation,                                                   participants, need to
                                                           ISTP Canada DBT Joint Call for                                              demonstrate 25% of non-
                                                     Proposal in all area of Biotechnology Projects need to be innovative                governmental support in
                                                      including Life Sciences and Medical                and have future             addition to some participant                                        To be Annouced
                   Research     DBT/ ISTPCanada                                    Devices   commercialization prospects                              contribution                                    Expected Aug-2012

                                 DBT/Academy of         INDO-FINLAND Joint Call for                                                                                        Needs Collaborator in        To be Announced
                   Research              Finland     proposals in Food Biotechnology                                                                                                    Finland       expected May 2012
                                                 INDO-U.S. JOINT PROPOSALS IN THE
                                                       AREA OF LOW-COST MEDICAL                                                          Direct costs involved in                                     26-Jan, 24-May, 23-
                   Research        DBT/NIBIB/NIH                            DEVICES                 Technology development              technology development             Needs US collaborator                Sep-2011

                               DST/ DFG (German
                                        Research                                                                                  Travel, living expenses, project       Independent position in
                   Research          Foundation) Indo-German (DST-DFG) programme                 Needs German Collaborator            related costs, consumables          research institute/Univ        To be Announced
                                                                                                                                   Travel, accomodation, JRF/RA,
                                                                                                     Needs australian collab.    consumables, minor equipment,
                                      DST/ DIISR           AUSTRALIA-INDIA STRATEGIC            Restrictive areas of research,     work-shop specific funding for        Independent position in          To be Annouced
                   Research            (australia)             RESEARCH FUND (AISRF)              includes environmental sci                   bilateral workshops        research institute/Univ      Expected Oct-2012

                                                                                                     Extension of Max-Planck                                          Postdoc (age limit 39
                                                                                                 Fellowships. Research to be     20,000 EURO p.a. by MPI, some    years), with minimum 12
                                 DST/ Max Planck     Max Planck Partner Groups at Indian         conducted at Indian partner           funding from DST via the month experience in a Max               To Be Announced,
                   Research              Society                     Partner Institutions                    institution (IPI)                    director of IPI    Planck Institute (MPI)            Expected Sep 2012
                 DST/ Ministry of                                         Needs Chinese collaborator,
                     science and              Indo-China Programme of       areas of research funded
             technology (MOST),              Cooperation in Science and      include nanotechnology,
    Research               China                             Technology                biotechnology                                                                        To be Announced

                                                                          Needs Russian collaborator,      Rs 9 lakh(DST) to Indian side,
                                                                           both CoPis need to submit           Rbls. 500,000/- (RFBR) to
                   DST/ Russian                                           joint proposal to respective         Russian side for research,
             Foundation for basic                                              nodal agencies in basic   consumables, exc visit and inst.      PhD, permanent position      To Be Announced,
    Research    research (RFBR)             Indo-Russian joint research                       sciences                          overhead                    necessary      Expected Nov 2012

                                                                                                                                                     Requires australian
                       DST/DIISR                                     restrictive areas, environment       Equivalent of 3 million AUD for       collaborator and an end
    Research           (Australia)         Grand Challenge Component                  theme funded                the Indian component                             user     To be Announced
                                                                                                                                                                           pre-registration by
                                                                                                                                                                            21-Mar-2012 and
                Human Frontier in                                                                                                                Junior Independent PI,       LOI submission
                 Science Program                                                                                                             within 5 years of obtaining    deadline 28-Mar-
    Research              (HFSP)            Young Investigator's grants                 India eligible      $450,000 per year per team          an independent position                  2012
                                                                                                                                                                           pre-registration by
                                                                                                                                                                            21-Mar-2012 and
                Human Frontier in                                                                                                                                             LOI submission
                 Science Program                                                                                                                                            deadline 28-Mar-
    Research              (HFSP)                     Programme grants                   India eligible      $450,000 per year per team                  Independent PI                   2012

                Human Frontiers in                                                                                                           Need to have held one of 2
                  Science Program                                                                          Salary, research costs, posts,            Feeder Fellowships     To Be Announced,
    Research               (HFSP)           Career Development Award                                        kit, collab travel= 1.5 crores       (between 2004-2009)       expected Nov 2012

                                                                            To establish collaborative
                                                                           relationship between ICAM
                      Institute for                                         branches in US and other
                 Complex Adaptive                                         countries. NCBS is an ICAM                                         Faculty or permanent staff     To Be Announced,
Fellowship-GL       Matter (ICAM)            ICAM senior faculty fellow                      member.         Max support of USD 25,000                at ICAM branches     expected Dec 2012
                    ICMR/ Medical
                  Research Council Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases                                         Rs 1 crore Indian side, £0.8
    Research                  (UK)                  Research Funding                                                      million UK side        Needs UK collaborator      To be Announced

                                                                                joint R&D, innovation,                                          entities from academia,
                                                                                   entrepreneurial and                                       national laboratories, non- Executive summary
                  India US Science                                     commercialization activities in                                               governmental R&D to be submitted by
                   and Technology     US- India Science and Technology science and technology. Needs Rs.1,12,50,000 - Rs.2,25,00,000           institutions and start-up 29 Feb 2012 (Pacific
    Research       Forum (IUSSTF)                          Endowment                   US collaborator        ($250,000 - $500,000)                          companies.       Standard time)
                          Indo French Centre                                                                                       travel, DA for visitng scientist,
                         for the Promotion of                                                                                            marginal costs of project              PhD, permanent
                          Advanced Research           Indo-French Collaborative research                                          including equipment, personnel       appointment in a research        1 April and 1 Oct
Fellowship- Group Leader             IFCPAR                                      projects        Needs French collaborator       (only postdocs or PhD students)                        institute               each year

                                                                                                                                                                                                      LoI due 22-Feb
                                                     U.S. - India Bilateral Brain Research     Funds research focussed on                                                                                   2012, full
                            National Insititute of     Collaborative Partnerships (U.S. -        neurological, mental and          Total $275,000 USD towards                                    applications due 22-
               Research       health (NIH)/ DBT                         India BRCP) (R21)              addictive disorders                            direct costs         Needs US collaborator            Mar-2012
                                                                                                                                 personnel, consumables, travel
                                 Swiss national                Indo Swiss Joint Research          Needs Swiss collaborator,          and living expenses for the
                            Science foundation/                              Programme         fields funded in this round,         visiting partner. Total Swiss      Regular position in Indian      To be Announced,
               Research                    DST               JOINT RESEARCH PROJECTS         Nanotechnology and oncology                    budget CHF 2 million               research institute     Expected Apr 2012
International Exchange
                                                                                               Promotes scientifc exchange
                                                                                                   especially of early career    £ 25000 for Travel, subsistence
                                                                                              scientists between India and          and other activities such as          UK partner needs to be       To be Announced,
     Travel/collaborative            BBSRC (UK)                   India Partnering Award                                   UK         workshops and exchanges                     BBSRC funded        expected Nov 2012
                                                                                               Priority areas are Agriculture
                                                                                                  or medical biotechnology,
                                                                     INDO-QUEENSLAND         although other potential areas           USD 24000 per month, Rs
                                     DBT/State of                        EARLY CAREER                   for collaboration with    120000 preparatory allowance          0-5 years post PhD with a
                                     Queensland,                          FELLOWSHIPS               Queensland may also be         and return airfare by national      regular position in India or
     Travel/collaborative                Australia                               2012                              considered                             carrier           Queensland, Australia             31-Mar-12
                                     DST/Unit for
                                    Scientific and
                                    Technological                                                    Priority areas include
                              Cooperation of the       Executive Programme of Scientific      biotechnology and medicine,        collaborative travel for 10 days-
                               Italian Ministry of     and Technological Cooperation for              nanotechnology and                  1 month month/yr and PhD with regular position in            To be announced.
     Travel/collaborative          Foreign Affairs                the years 2012 – 2014                        environment                             sustenance      research inst/univ.            Expected Jul-2012

                                                                      INDIA – AUSTRIA
                                     DST/ BMWF              SCIENTIFC-TECHNOLOGICAL                                                collaborative travel for upto 3
     Travel/collaborative              (austria)                        CO-OPERATION                                                   months/yr and sustenance Needs austrian collaborator            To be Announced
                                                                                                                                   collaborative travel for upto 4
                                  DST/ DAAD           DST-DAAD Project based personnel                                            visits for a team of 3 on either                                     To be Announced,
     Travel/collaborative          (germany)                     exchange programme                                                                           side Needs German collaborator          expected Dec 2012
                          DST/ Foundation for
                                  Science and              Indo-Portugese Programme of
                           Technology (FCT),                  cooperation in Science and                                                                                         Needs Portugese
     Travel/collaborative             Portugal                                Technology                Collaborative travel          Travel and living expenses                     collaborator      To be Announced
                               DST/ Japanese
                               Society for the
                                 Promotion of           India-Japan Cooperative Science                                                                                           Needs Japanese       To be Announced
     Travel/collaborative              Science                      Programme (IJCSP)                   collaborative travel          Travel and living expenses                     collaborator      Expected Sep-12
                                                                                             Needs argentine collaborator,
                                                                                                       field funded include
                                  DST/ MINCYT,         Indo-Argentine Bilateral scientific   biotechnology applied to agri-      Travel and living allowances for      PhD, regular appointment         To be Announced
     Travel/collaborative            Argentina                               cooperation                       food security               short exchange stays           in a research institute     expected May 2012
                                  DST/ National
                                     Authority of
                             Scientific Research,
                                 Govt republic of           INDO-ROMANIAN BILATERAL                  Collaborative travel (1                                                     Needs Romanian
     Travel/collaborative                Romania              SCIENTIFIC COOPERATION                             visit/year)          Travel and living expenses                     Collaborator      To be Announced
                          DST/ National Office
                                 of Science &
                          Technology (NKTH),          Indo-Hungarian Strategic Research        Collaborative travel for joint         Travel and living expenses,                Needs Hungarian
     Travel/collaborative            Hungary                              Fund (IHSRF)                    research projects            consumables, labour costs                     Collaborator      To be Announced
                                           DST/ Spanish
                                      Ministry of Science        Indo-Spain Joint Programme of           Collaborative travel for                                             Regular employment at a
                                          and innovation             cooperation in Science and      nanotechnology, health and            Travel and living expenses,        research institute. Needs     To be Announced,
              Travel/collaborative              (MICINN)                             Technology                medical research         consumables, small equipment              Spanish Collaborator     Expected May 2012
                                                                      Indo-Swiss Joint Research
                                     DST/ Swiss Program           Programme Joint Utilization of
              Travel/collaborative                 Office                    Advanced facilities              Collaborative travel          travel and living expenses        Needs Swiss collaborator       To be Announced
                                                                                                                                                                              Needs Swiss collaborator,
                                                                      Indo-Swiss Joint Research                                                                                should include at least 1
                                     DST/ Swiss Program         Programme Personnel Exchange                                                                                        PhD or postdoctoral
              Travel/collaborative                 Office                           Programme                 Collaborative travel          travel and living expenses            scientist on each side            15-Feb-12
                                       DST-State Agency
                                             on Science,                                           Needs Ukaranian collaborator.           mobility costs, sending side-
                                        Innovations and                                                 Research Areas funded-          international airfare, host-local             PhD, permanent
                                          Information of         Indo-Ukraine Bilateral scientific       biotechnology, physics,       travel, accomodation and living       appointment in a research
              Travel/collaborative              Ukraine                              cooperation    nanosci and nanotechnology                                 expenses                       institute      To be Announced

                                                                                                       Needs UK collaborator, for
                                                                                                    themes of stem cell research,
                                                                                                            animal biotechnolgy, £40,000 covers travel, visa fees, local     PhD, regular appointment
                                                                                                        nanotechnology, climate accomodation,limited research                  in research institute in
              Travel/collaborative           DST/UKIERI      DST-UKIERI Thematic Partnerships                         change etc consumables                                               india or UK              15-Mar-12
                                              Matsumae                                                                                                                                PhD, permanent
                                           International                                               Needs to work in Japanese            Stipend, Travel, insurance,      appointment in a research
         Fellowship-Group Leader      Foundation (Japan)                MIF Research Fellowship                          institute      relocation and living expenses                        institute             31-Aug-12

                                    International Brain                                      scientific exchange in the Asia-
                                              research                                        Pacific region , for training in                                                   senior PhD, postdoc or
                Research training Organization (IBRO)          IBRO-APRC Exchange Fellowship       the field of neuroscience                                 US $ 8500                    junior faculty     15-Oct each year
                                   National Council for
                                             Science &
                                         (CONACYT) of                              Indo-Mexican
                                        United Mexican      Scientific-Technological Cooperation         exchange visits between       travel, insurance, accomodation       Needs collaborator in            To be Announced
              Travel/collaborative         States/ DST                               Programme      scientists in India and Mexico                      living expenses                      Mexico         Expected Jun-2012
                                                                                                                                                                                Postdoc or holding
                                                                                                                                      £3000-£12,000 with max. £1000-      independent position in
                                                                                                                                             £2000 research expenses                       research          To be Announced
                        Research       Royal Society, UK         International Exchange scheme              Needs UK collaborator      depending on duration of travel         institute/university           Expected Oct-12
                                                                                                         Requires affiliation to a                                     faculty/researchers with at
                                               US-India                                             US/Indian institute. Scientific     Stipend, insurance, travel and      least 5 years teaching
                                             Educational       Fullbright-Nehru Senior research       exchange between US and               professional allowance for     experience, preferably
         Fellowship-Group Leader             Foundation                             fellowships                              India                     applicant only.      below 50 years of age                    16-Jul-12

                                                                                                                                                                            Professors in one of Utrecht
                                      Utrecht University,   Utrecht University Visiting Teaching    For exchange visits between                                               University research focus
        Fellowship- Group Leader            Netherlands                                fellowship   NCBS and Utrecht University           Maximum support of € 5000                                areas             1-May-12
                                                            Financial Assistance for organising
                         Meetings                    DBT                                kshops
                                                            Financial Assistance for organising                                        Partial assistance for organising
                                                         Conference/Seminar/Symposium/Wor                                                       meetings at national or
                         Meetings                    DST                                kshops                                                        international level
                                                            Financial Assistance for organising
                                                         Conference/Seminar/Symposium/Wor                                                   For organising meetings at                                     3 months before the
                         Meetings                   CSIR                                kshops                                                           national level                                                 event
                                                                                                                                       Restricted to £6,000 for support
                                                                                                                                        of young scientists, funding for
                                                                                                                                           plenary or keynote speakers
                                                                                                                                          attending meetings, selected
                                                                                                         Meetings need to be in areas educational initiatives and prizes                                          24th March, 24
                                                 Company of Grants for scientific meetings, young        covered by the 4 journals of for conference presentations by                                           June, 29 Sep, 31
                               Meetings            Biologists      scientists and special projects         the Company of Biologists                   junior scientists.                                          Dec each year

                                                                  Canada - India S& T Cooperation,             For organising bilateral                                                                       Rolling Programme.
                                                              Proposal for Partnership Development            meetings and other joint                                                    Needs Canadian       Results announced
                                Multiple   DBT/ ISTPCanada                         activities (PDAs)                        initiatives                         CDN$25000                    Collaborator     within 12-18 weeks
                                          DST/Royal Society                                                                                    £ 12000, sending side funds
                                         and Department for                                                                                international travel and hosting
                                                   Business,                                             For organising small bilateral             side funds local travel,              PhD with regular
                                          Innovation & Skills                                             meetings in India or UK (for      accomodation, and other direct      appointment at a research
                                                   (BIS) UK            India-UK Scientific Seminars              upto 20 participants)                          event costs        institute in India or UK     To be Announced

                                             DST/ Russian                                                                                        Travel, accomodation,
                                       Foundation for basic                                                  Requires co-organisers in sustenance, organisational costs,                                       To be Announced,
                              Workshop    research (RFBR)          Indo-Russian Bilateral Workshop                   India and Russia           institutional overheads                                       expected Nov 2012

                                                                                                                                              Travel, accomodation, events       Qualified scientist from all
                                            Indo-US Science                                                                               costs (typically not more than 50     science disciplines working
                                             and Technology           Indo-US Bilateral Workshops/                                           partcipants), other associated         at Indian and American 15-Feb, 15-Jun, 15-
           Meetings/symposia/workshops               Forum                  Symposia/ Conferences                                                                      costs                     institutions       Oct each year
                                                                                                                                                                                                               1-Dec for July-Dec
                                                                                                                                                                                                              meetings and 1 June
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for Jan-June
                                                                                                                                                                                         Organiser must be meetings following
                               Meetings                TWAS        International Scientific meetings                                                Air tickets for speakers             developing country                  year
                                                                       Travel Support for attending
                                                                International Conference/ Seminar/       Conferences/meetings in any                                            PhD, Age less than 50            At least 8 weeks
                                  Travel                 DBT                           Symposium                  overseas institution                                travel                     years        prior to travel date
                                                                                                                                                                                Applicant must have a
                                                                                                                                                                           permanent job. Funding for
                                                                                                                                                                            stem cell and regenerative         To be Announced,
                                  Travel                 DBT                           CREST Award            Any overseas institution     Stipend, travel and subsistence                     biology        expected Dec 2012

                                                                                                                                                                                   open to all researchers.
                                                                                                                                                                                 Senior researchers (> 35     Rolling programme.
                                                                                                                                                                                years) cannot apply to Int      App. to reach two
                                                                                                         Conferences/meetings in any       travel (airfare, airport tax, visa) Council of Scientific Unions   months prior to the
                                  Travel                 DST   International Travel support Scheme                overseas institution                  and registration fees    (ICSU) sponsored events                    event

                                                                                                                                                                                                              committee meets
                                                 INSA-CSIR-                                                                                                                                                 six times/year with
                                                 DAE/BRNS-                                               Conferences/meetings in any                   Partial assistance for                              specific deadline for
                                 Travel           DOS/ISRO      CICS Travel Fellowship Programme                  overseas institution         travel/registration/per diem        PhD, Indian nationality        each meeting
                                                                                                                                           Rs.5000 incentive for employed        PhD (age limit 55 years).
                                                                                                                                            women. overall training course              Women currently
                                                                                                                                                               fee and /or       unemployed, temporarily       To be Announced,
                                                                     BioCAre. Career Re-orientation       For training in skills reqd for  consumables/contingency grant          employed or looking for      expected, Jan/Feb
Women in Science (Career Re-orientation)                 DBT                      Fellowship (CRF)            career change. LoI reqd.              of upto Rs. 1.00 lakhs          change in career path                   2012
                                                                                                            For preparation of books /
                                                               Utilisation Of The Scientific Expertise   monographs / state-of the art
                                  Other                  DST            Of Retired Scientists (USERS)                            reports. honorarium to be fixed per rules              Age upto 67 years

                       Research training                 NIH                          NCD-LIFESPAN                    Chronic diseases             up to $250,000 per year          Needs US collaborator       To be Announced

                      Public Engagement      Wellcome Trust       International Engagement Awards                                                                   £30,000                                     To be Announced
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