Students Innovations for Translation & Advancement of Research Explorations (SITARE) Scheme is aimed at supporting innovative student projects in the area of biotechnology. The scheme’s mandate is to promote and encourage young students for embracing translational research (defined under Section 4) to develop innovative products and technologies addressing unmet needs. SITARE-GYTI Award Grant is not a usual research fellowship. The scheme also provides an opportunity for orientation, training and mentoring through residential workshops etc.
An Indian Student pursuing Masters /Ph.D* in any discipline is eligible to apply for this award grant.
The student should have a valid ID issued by the Institution/University. A No objection Certificate (NoC), as per prescribed format needs to be submitted along with application.
Project should have commercial potential leading to formation of a biotech startup
*Exceptions for exceptional talent: Meritorious candidature outside the above eligibility criteria may be considered for SITARE with approval of BIRAC’s competent authority.
Proposals shall be submitted online only during an active Call for Proposals.
Apply before 30th November, 2020 (05:30 p.m.)
Announcement Date: 02-10-2020
Last Submission Date: 31-12-2020 05:30 PM