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"The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance is an £80 million initiative funded equally by The Wellcome Trust, UK and Department of Biotechnology, India. The broad aim of the India Alliance is to build excellence in the Indian biomedical scientific community by supporting future leaders in the field."

"The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance, a public charity funded by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India and Wellcome Trust, UK, aims to build a strong biomedical research ecosystem in India that nurtures scientific talent and drives innovations to tackle health challenges. Follow India Alliance’s ten-year journey—Decade of Discovery—at the commemorative webpage."

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Early Career Fellowships For postdoctoral scientists who wish to undertake high-quality research and establish themselves as independent researchers i...

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Clinical and Public Health Research Fellowships

The India Alliance established the Clinical and Public Health (CPH) Fellowships Programme in 2014. Applications for the CPH Fellowships are invited through a...

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Fellowship Deadlines

Intermediate Fellowships:

Prelim application launch: Thursday, 25 July 2019, 9 am IST:

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Senior Fellowships:

Prelim application launch: Thursday, 25 July 2019, 9 am IST:

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Early Career Fellowships:

Prelim application launch: Tuesday, 23 July 2019, 9 am IST :

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Our Fellows

Professor Sandhya S. Visweswariah

My excitement in doing science and specifically research in biological sciences, was kindled during my MSc in Chemist...

Dr Siddhesh S. Kamat

I grew up in a family of medical doctors and was always fascinated by biomedical sciences. After completing my school...

Dr Megha

My evolution as a scientist has taken many twists and turns. I started out with an interest in membrane proteins, wor...

Dr Benu Brata Das

Associate Professor at Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata   Research aspira...

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