The Indo-Australian Career Boosting Gold Fellowships (IACBG-Fellowships) conducts Department of Biotechnology
Eligibility: The Fellowships are open to Indian researchers who are currently employed on a full time basis (need not be a permanent employee) but have not accrued more than five years experience as a research scientist since being awarded their PhD.
Areas and Topics: Agricultural Biotechnology abiotic and biotic stress tolerance in crops crop improvement for nutrition and biomaterials germplasm sources for adaptability to climate extremes disease resistance. biofuels ,Medical Biotechnology , bioresourcing of novel antimicrobials from natural resources developing novel & improved vaccines delivery platforms , diagnostics – affordable and rapid diagnostics for genetic and infectious diseases; and drug discovery and delivery system , biomedical devices & implants for therapeutic applications. stem cells/regenerative medicines
Age limit :35 years
The fellows would be entitled to: Monthly Associateship of Rs. 1,50,000/- Preparatory allowance of Rs. 20,000/- (one time grant) and Cost of air passage in economy class by Air India for joining the overseas laboratory and back.
How to apply
Applications can be mailed to: Dr. Suraksha S. Diwan, Scientist ‘D’ Department Of Biotechnology Ministry of Science & Technology Block No. 2, 7th Floor, Rom No. 726 CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi – 110 003 INDIA. Applications must be submitted by 20th October, 2015.