Wellcome Trust / India Alliance Basic Biomedical Research Fellowships, 2019
For researchers who wish to establish an independent laboratory with a high-quality research programme in India.
For researchers who have demonstrated their ability to lead an independent research project and group, to expand their research programme in India.
Candidates should normally have a PhD and/or equivalent clinical or public health research experience. In case of Clinical or Public Health Researchers only, a post-graduate degree in Medical or Allied Health Sciences e.g MD/MPH etc is sufficient.
There are no age or nationality restrictions.
Candidates need not be resident in India during the application process. They need not have undertaken their PhD (or other qualifying degree) in India.
Holders of established posts in a host institution can also apply to our fellowships. India Alliance would provide salary support for the entire 5 year tenure of the fellowship based on the Fellow’s status at the host institution. The candidate however would not be expected to receive any further salary support in addition to India Alliance funding.
For the full call details, or to apply, visit the call webpage.
Deadline for intermediate/senior applications is 22 Aug