BIRAC Innovation Fellowships 2019 for Post-Doctoral/Post-Graduate, India
Designation/Position- BIRAC Innovation Fellowships 2019
University Innovation Cluster –Biotechnology (UIC-B), India invites application for BIRAC Innovation Fellowships 2019 from eligible and interested candidates
About- The current project aims towards establishment of a platform for increased participation, interaction and mutual co-operation between academia and industry. The focus of the proposal is converging technologies. The project aspires to evolve new strategies, products and services which can be commercialized and can be later taken up for university spin-off and start-ups. BIRAC Innovation Fellowships 2019
Research/Job Area- Biotechnology, Cellular Therapeutics; Bioactive drugs; Value added food products; Bioinformatics;
Location- University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India
Eligibility/Qualification– Applicants who have completed their Ph.D. degree (for Post-Doctoral Fellowship) or Masters/B.Tech/ B.Pharma/B.E degree (for Post-Graduate Fellowship) on or after 1st January 2017 are eligible.
Scope & Support of BIRAC Innovation Fellowships:
BIRAC Innovation Fellowships are for high level of innovation and application research in the biotechnology sector. This scheme supports only up-to-conceptstage.
Post Doctoral Fellow: INR 50,000 per month with annual research grant of INR 5 lakhs.
Post Graduate Fellow INR 30,000 per month with annual research grant of INR 2 lakhs.
Fellowship is for a period of 18 months with a provision of 6 months extension only for deserving cases.
Mentoring support and project monitoring by UIC, BIRAC and partnered industries.
How to Apply- Proposal under UIC scheme has to be submitted in the prescribed format available on the website with relevant self-attested documents by post to RU UIC-B. For further details on the scheme and application form.
Shortlisted applicants will be called for a detailed project presentation
and personal interview in front of an expert committee for final selection of the BIRAC
For Contact- UICB Chief Coordinator, Centre for Converging Technologies, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur 302004
Email: [email protected]
Last Date for Apply– 30 June 2019