Brief: Department of Biotechnology (DBT), under the Ministry of Science and Technology, gave a new impetus to the development of the field of modern biology and biotechnology in India. Through several R&D projects, demonstrations and creation of infrastructural facilities a clear visible impact of this field has been seen. The department has made significant achievements in the growth and application of biotechnology in the broad areas of agriculture, health care, animal sciences, environment, and industry.

Thrust area: Biotechnology

Funding opportunity: Bio-CARe (Biotechnology Career Advancement and Re-orientation Programme) for Women Scientists

Who can apply: Women Scientists up to 55 years of age with M.D/M. Tech /Ph. D/Equivalent degree in any branch of Life Sciences

Details link: http://dbtindia.nic.in/uniquepage.asp?id_pk=665