The site would be on maintenance from 8th Jul 2019 2.00pm to 8:00pm. You may experience some issue during this time.

Senior and Intermediate Fellowships in Biomedical Research 2019

Senior and Intermediate Fellowships in Biomedical Research 2019


A scholarship worth INR Multiple awards

What is Senior and Intermediate Fellowships in Biomedical Research 2019?

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance invites applications for Senior and Intermediate Fellowships in Biomedical Research 2019 from the basic science/veterinary researchers having 4 to 15 years of post PhD research experience. There are two types of fellowship programs available namely, Senior Fellowship and Intermediate Fellowship.While the Senior Fellowship is meant for researchers who have demonstrated their ability to lead independent research, the Intermediate Fellowship is for the postdoctoral researchers who have built a successful track record in pursuing cutting-edge research.


Who is offering this scholarship ?

The fellowship is given by the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance. It is an initiative funded by The Wellcome Trust, UK, and Department of Biotechnology, India.


Who can apply for this scholarship ?

To be eligible for this fellowship, an applicant must:

  • Be a basic science/veterinary researcher having research experience of 4 to 15 years post PhD (Note: PhD in any discipline of Science is applicable).

Note: There are no restrictions on age and nationality.


What are the benefits ?

The fellowship is tenable for 5-years. It includes:

  • Competitive salary support to the researcher
  • Flexible and generous funds for research purpose
  • Funds to develop international collaborations


How can you apply ?

To apply for the fellowship, the candidate has to follow the given steps:
Step 1: Click here to register as 'New users'.
Step 2: Fill in all required details and register.
Step 3: A confirmation email will be sent to the candidate's email id after a successful registration.
Step 4: Login to complete the fellowship application.
Step 5: Provide all necessary details and upload all supporting documents.
Step 6: Finally, submit the application.


What are the documents required for the Senior and Intermediate Fellowships in Biomedical Research 2019?
  • Research proposal
  • One letter of recommendation


What are the important dates ?

Application forms available: 25 July 2019 at 9:00 AM IST
Application deadline: 22 August 2019 at 2:00 PM IST


Terms and Conditions
  • The research proposal should be based on the hypothesis.
  • The host institution must be a not-for-profit Institute.
  • The applicants need to have one sponsor at the Host Institution, who can take care of all the financial needs during the duration of the fellowship.
  • The fellowship is available across a varied spectrum of
  • Biomedical Research ranging from Fundamental Cellular and Molecular Studies to Clinical and Public Health Research.


Contact details



View Details


Up to INR Multiple awards





Most Popular Scholarships
Samsung Star Scholar 2019-20

Samsung Star Scholar 2019-20

Commonwealth Master's Scholarship 2020, UK

Commonwealth Master's Scholarship 2020, UK

Russian Scholarship Project 2019

Russian Scholarship Project 2019