Title : DAE research award for Young Scientists
Granting Agency: Department of Atomic Energy
Qualifications : For Scientists: Ph.D. degree in Science (Those who have submitted thesis for Ph.D. may also apply).
Age : 32
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : upto 17 lakhs
Procedure : Check website
Deadline : rolling
Title : 'Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award' (IYBA)
Granting Agency:
Qualifications : 1. The candidate should have secured First Class grades in examinations of all academic courses for award of a degree from the graduate level onwards. The minimum eligibility criteria for applicants will be the following: Cumulative publication impact factor of 10 OR Cumulative publication impact factor of 5 with two registered Indian Patents or one International patent. 2. Qualification: Ph.D. in any branch of life science including Medicine, Veterinary Sciences, Pharmacy, Agricultural Sciences, and engineering sciences. Master degree in Medicine, Engineering/Technology are also eligible to apply. 3. The applicant should be an Indian National. In addition to the above minimum eligibility criteria, it is essential that the proposed project work is carried out in any recognized research institution/university in India having adequate facilities to carry out the proposed research project. A consent letter from the Institution/ University is required to be furnished along with the application. 3. A nomination/recommendation by a Fellow of any of the National Academies, or a Director of National Laboratory, or a Head of an S&T Department of Government of India, or a Vice-Chancellor of a University or an eminent scientist in the field of biotechnology is also essential.
Age : <35
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : 25000/m in addition to salary
Procedure : Check webstie
Deadline :
Title : FAST TRACK SCHEME FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS
Granting Agency: SERC, DST
Qualifications : The applicant should possess any of the following degrees:- (a) Ph.D in Basic Science (Life Science, Physical Science, Chemical Science, Earth & Atmospheric Science, Mathematical Science), Engineering/Technology, Medicine/Surgery, Pharmacy, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Science or equivalent. (b) Masters degree in Engineering/Technology, Medicine/Surgery, Pharmacy, Veterinary, Agriculture or equivalent.
Age : <35
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : Max 17 Lakhs
Procedure : check website
Deadline :
Title : Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance - Intermediate Fellowship
Granting Agency: Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance
Qualifications : Applicants must have between four to seven years of postdoctoral research experience from the date of their PhD viva: • No age or nationality restrictions • A PhD in biological sciences is not necessary • Applicants need not be resident in India during the application process • Clinicians and Public Health researchers are encouraged to apply in a separate competition to be launched in November 2013. For more information please visit http://wellcomedbt.org/clinical_researcher.html
Age : No limit
Nationality : Any
Award Amount : Upto 3.5 crores
Procedure : Check website
Deadline : 26 August 2013
Title : Lever Hulme Research Fellowship
Granting Agency: Royal Society, UK
Qualifications : Applicants: 1. Must be resident in the UK at the time of application; 2. should be able to demonstrate experience and academic background sufficient to confirm their ability to complete the proposed programme of research; 3. may not be registered for a degree, for doctoral studies, or for professional or vocational qualifications.
Age : not specified
Nationality : Resident UK researchers, any nationality
Award Amount : £45,000
Procedure : Check website for application details
Deadline :
Title : Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen Areas of Science and Technology (BOYSCAST)
Granting Agency: DST
Qualifications : 1) Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent or M.D. in Medicine or equivalent with research experience or Ph.D. in Science/Engineering or equivalent. 2) A regular position in a recognized S&T institution/university/college. Applications from persons holding temporary positions such as research fellows or research associates etc. will not be considered 3) Candidate must be officially sponsored (their application to be formally forwarded) by the employer/head of the institution or agency with commitment to depute them for research/training under BOYSCAST program me 4) Candidates should not have availed of this fellowship earlier 5)The fellow should be accepted by a foreign academic/scientific/technological institution, which is internationally recognized as an outstanding institution where major work in the identified area is in progress.
Age : Below 35
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : $3000/m
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Deadline :
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Title : Swarnajayanti Fellowship
Granting Agency: DST
Qualifications : PhD in Science
Age : 30-40 yrs
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : 25000/m in addition to salary
Procedure : Check website for application requirements
Deadline : Rolling