Khorana Scholars Program 2019 for Indian Students in USA

Khorana Program for Scholars May - July 2019

The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India, Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and WINStep Forward are partnering to support the prestigious Khorana Program for Scholars named in honor of Dr. Har Gobind Khorana, who won the Nobel Prize in 1968 for his work at the interface of Chemistry and Biology while a member of the UW faculty. The Khorana Program will provide opportunities to Indian students to undertake research at University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) and partner universities in Summer 2019 for a period of 10-12 weeks.

The Program is envisaged to: 

Provide encouragement to young scholars to undertake R&D 

Enable students to carry out research at a premier University in the United States 
Transform research into societal benefits build a seamless scientific community between India and the United States

Eligibility Candidates currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters’ degree in Biotechnology and allied areas at recognized institutions of higher education in India and completing their degrees in/after May 2020 are eligible to apply. Final year/PhD students are NOT eligible to apply 

Applications in subject - fields other than those specified in the advertisement will not be considered.

Scholarship includes 

Health Insurance

Applications should be submitted using our Online Application Portal for Visitation Programs. Hard copies and electronic copies of the application forms will not be accepted.

Submissions Deadline: 31st October 2018

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