Research Grants - Individual
Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) supports high quality research & development on advanced concepts of relevance to DAE. The Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) is an advisory body of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) to recommend financial assistance to universities, academic institutions and national laboratories. The key objective is to encourage and promote scientific research in areas of relevance to the mandate of DAE in research groups outside DAE to derive benefits from their expertise.
Eligibility: Scientists / Engineers working in universities, academic/ research institutions of higher learning, having a regular position in government-recognized universities, academic/ research institutions ONLY are eligible to apply. Researchers associated with government-recognized incubation center and DSIR (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research) recognized R&D organizations of Private Industry can also be considered for funding. Those working in DAE units, NGO,s and scientific societies should not apply.