Research Grants - Individual

Ramalingaswamy re-entry fellowship

The Ramalingaswamy re-entry fellowship by DBT is meant to get back the precious scientific minds that are born and nurtured in the country but due to several reasons had gone away elsewhere.Hence, the Ramalingaswamy Re-entry Fellowship for such biotechnologists provides them an attractive avenue to pursue R&D in Indian institutions.The applicant should possess a Ph.D., /M.D., or equivalent degree with at least three years of post- doctoral research experience of which last two years should be from overseas laboratory. Only candidates (Indian nationals) working overseas are eligible to apply. Those who have already returned to India within one year of the closing date of this advertisement but without a job are also eligible. Researcher’s upto 45 years of age as determined on closing date of application are eligible to apply.

Ministry: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt of India

Funding Agency: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India

Area: Life Sciences & Biotechnology

Duration: 5 years

Purpose: Research