BIRAC announces 14th call for proposals under the Biotechnology Ignition Grant Big Scheme
- by Team ABLE - 02 Jan, 2019
The Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) has announced a scheme that enables technology innovators and entrepreneurs to pursue a promising technology idea, and establish and validate proof of concept(POC) for the idea.
BIRAC has invited proposals from biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative ideas having a potential for commercialization. Eligible entities include:
- Start-up age allowed for a registered company/ LLP incorporated under BIG w.e.f 1st Jan 2019: 5 years
- Scientists, Faculty, Research Scholars, Graduates in any discipline incubating/ intend to incubate at a BioIncubator
For further details on the scheme, eligibility criteria, FAQs and registration log on towww.birac.nic.in.Supports high level innovation in the Biotech sector and is not meant for basic research projects.
Grant-in-aid up-to INR 50 lakhs for a maximum period of 18 months
Proposal Submissionopens: 1st January, 2019
Proposal Submissioncloses: 15th February, 2019 (05:30 PM)
BIRAC has invited proposals from biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative ideas having a potential for commercialization.Grant-in-aid up-to INR 50 lakhs for a maximum period of 18 months.