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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 (India Alliance) is an independent, dynamic public charity that funds research in health and biomedical sciences in India. India Alliance invests in transformative ideas and supportive research ecosystems to advance discovery and innovation to improve health and well-being. India Alliance is funded by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India and the Wellcome Trust, UK.

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

Early Career Fellowships:

Prelim application submisson: Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 2 pm IST :

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Intermediate Fellowships:

Prelim application submission: Thursday, 22 August 2019, 2 pm IST:

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Senior Fellowships:

Prelim application submission: Thursday, 22 August 2019, 2 pm IST:

Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships

Our Fellows

Dr Prerna Sharma

I am currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. My Ph. D....

Dr Sabyasachi Rakshit

  I hail from Durgapur, a small industrial town in West Bengal where I grew up since I was a toddler. Inspir...

Dr Dhandapany Perundurai

My home has been a place for me for witnessing many broken hearts, both literally and metaphorically. My younger brot...

Dr Urvakhsh Mehta

With a keen interest in biomedical science and an inquiring bent of mind, I stepped into the Mysore Medical College, ...

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Announcements​

India-EU Research and Innovation - Towards A Next Generation Influenza Vaccine

The European Union (EU) and India have agreed on a flagship call topic for international cooperation on the next generation influenza vaccine aiming at advan..

Africa India Mobility Fund : Call for application

  The Africa-India Mobility Fund (AIMF) is a two-year programme designed to provide researchers from Africa and India with opportunities f..

Nature Careers India - Find the best scientific jobs and events across India

Our first regional career and event hub, Nature Careers India, launched in mid-April 2018 and we’re pleased to report that already an average of 2..

India Alliance Outreach 2019

At three events in Germany, Dr Shahid Jameel, CEO, India Alliance will talk about the funding and career opportunities in India's biomedical and hea..

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