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Early Career Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Research

Early Career Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Research

About Early Career Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Research

DBT/ Wellcome Trust India Alliance invites applications for its Early Career Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Research. This is a mentored Fellowship programme that provides a unique opportunity for promising postdoctoral researchers to carry out high-quality biomedical research in India towards building an independent research career.




* Applicant must be in the final year of PhD or have no more than four years of post-PhD research experience from the date of PhD viva to the invited full application submission deadline (tentatively in October 2020 for the current round of competition); due consideration will be given to justified non-research career breaks

* Applicant may either have completed or be pursuing PhD in any discipline of science; however, the proposed research work must be within the funding remit of India Alliance

* There are no restrictions based on age or nationality

* Applicant need not be resident in India while applying, but should be aspiring to launch an independent research career in India

* Applicant must choose a not-for-profit host institution in India that will administer the Fellowship for the full duration (5 years) of the award in line with India Alliance award conditions and policies

* Applicant may or may not have a faculty position




* Full spectrum of basic biomedical science from fundamental molecular and cellular biology to ecology and evolution

* Interdisciplinary projects are welcome


Provisions: The 5-year Fellowship typically provides:


* Competitive personal support
* Generous research funds
* Support to work in a lab overseas for up to 2 years and develop international collaborations


Essentials on the preliminary application:


* Outline (750 words) of a research proposal that seeks to answer an original biomedical research question

* A Fellowship Supervisor who would guide the applicant in the proposed research and a letter of support to this end; the proposed research is expected to complement and benefit from the Fellowship Supervisor’s research interests and expertise

* An additional letter of recommendation from a person, other than the proposed Fellowship Supervisor, who can comment on the applicant’s research training


Preliminary application forms will be available from 9 am on 13 July 2020 on the India Alliance online application System (IASys).


Submission of Preliminary applications is due by 2 pm IST on 11 August 2020.


Find further information on eligibility, remit, provisions, and the application process HERE. Queries may be addressed to info(at)indiaalliance.org


Preliminary application deadline: 11 August 2020, 2 pm IST


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