ISJRP Open Calls 2018 – Life Sciences
Indo Swiss Joint Research Program Call 2018 – Life Sciences
Thematic area: Blue sky research/basic research in the life sciences which is either biotechnology-related or biotechnology-inspired; biotechnology as key enabling technology including (but not restricted to) the following sectors: agriculture, environment, energy, materials sciences, health, medicine, industry (industrial biotechnology)
Duration: The duration of the project is four years
Application deadline: 16 April 2018
Funding: Funding on the Swiss side will amount to a maximum of CHF 350,000 per project and on the Indian side INR 2.25 crore per project. The grants cover similar costs as those incurred in national SNSF projects.
Evaluation: The applications will be jointly evaluated by SNSF and DBT. Up to 12 projects will be funded. The SNSF will cover the costs for the Swiss part of the research and the DBT the costs in India.