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DBT – BioCARe Programme
डीबीटी - बायोकेयर प्रोग्राम

Biotechnology Career Advancement and Re-orientation (BioCARe) Programme, a special scheme of the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, aims to enhance participation of women scientists in India towards research in Biotechnology and allied area. The programme is mainly for the career development of unemployed female scientists for whom it will be the first “sanctioned” extramural research funding. Through this endeavour of the Department, a concerted effort would be made to give women scientists a strong foothold into the scientific profession, to help them re-enter into the mainstream and to provide a launch pad for further forays into the field of science and technology. Accordingly, applications are invited from Indian female scientists to apply in the programme.

Areas of support:

  1. Animal and Marine Biotechnology or allied areas
  2. Bioengineering and Biomaterials or allied areas
  3. Medical Biotechnology or allied areas
  4. Environmental Biotechnology and Bioenergy or allied areas
  5. Plant and Agriculture Biotechnology or allied areas

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