The Society of Biological Chemists has instituted "financial support for research" scheme to support young research workers to carry out short term training/research activities in well established laboratories/ institutions in India.† The value of the fellowship is fixed at Rs.5000/- per term per selected fellow and the total number of fellowships awarded every year will be up to ten.
Terms and Conditions
Funding Rs.5000/- per fellow for periods up to 6-8 weeks.
The grant of Rs.5000/- will be awarded in the form of Rs.1000/- for the fellow as personal maintenance/allowance for a minimum period of 6 weeks and Rs.4000/- as contingencies for the purchase of laboratory items including stationery,† preparation of reports, photographs and other expenses related to the research work
The Research/Training may be conducted in any of the leading research institutions/ laboratories/universities, with approval from SBC(I)
The candidate should be a PhD students or a Postdoctoral fellows below the age of 32 years at the time of application.
SBC(I) Membership is compulsory for eligibility for the fellowship award.
The fellowship amount will be released by SBC(I) to the research supervisor by the 2nd or 3rd week of the training program.
The application should be forwarded through the investigator-in-charge of the laboratory in which the candidate proposes to undergo training.