Call For Proposals by Technology Development Board, Indo-French Centre
Designation/Position- Call For Proposals
Technology Development Board, Indo-French Centre invites application for Call for proposals from eligible and interested candidates
About- Technology Development Board (TDB), a statutory body of the Department of Science & Technology, Government of India and Bpifrance financement (hereafter referred as Bpifrance), a public investment bank, France have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to carry out activities related to the exchanging of best practices and the setting up of coordinated measures to foster technological exchanges and innovation, collaborations between companies, organizations and institutions of France and India. Call for proposals
- Biotechnology with special emphasis to health biotechnology***
Location- Technology Development Board, Indo-French Centre
Project shall have at least one Company from India and France each as “Joint
Applicants” (1+1 model)
Other companies / Research Labs / Academic Institutions may also participate as
partners to make it 2 + 2 model. Another company involved can also be financed by
Bpifrance. Academia can act as subcontractors of the company)
An Indian Company is defined as one which is registered under the Indian Companies
Act and in which more than 51 % of the ownership is held by Indian Citizens (not OCI
Job/Position Description- Under this MoU, TDB and Bpifrance, France launch a joint “Call for proposal (s) for Indian & French Companies/ Industries/ SMEs”. On behalf of TDB, this joint call will be implemented by the Indo French Centre for Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR/CEFIPRA), India’s first and France’s only binational organization.
How to Apply- Interested applicants can submit soft copy of complete proposal along with all necessary supporting documents in the prescribed format through email to: [email protected] & preeti.sahai[email protected] or [email protected]; with a copy to: [email protected].
Last Date for Apply– 30 June 2019
Proposal submission is open during the entire duration of MoU till 10th April, 2021 with quarterly cut off dates for every Financial Year as 30th June, 30th September, 31st December and 31st March.