Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowships program aims to support the return of early-career life scientists (with at least three years of international postdoctoral training) to India. This article highlights the several modifications this program has undergone, reflective of the need to align with the changing needs and challenges of life science research in India.
The Anusandhan National Research Foundation (NRF) Bill 2023 in India aims to enhance research funding in universities and colleges, yet concerns persist regarding its autonomy and operational effectiveness. In this article from our current conversation series, Joel P. Joseph discusses the 'what' and 'how' of the NRF bill.
The IMPRINT India Initiative seeks to identify and define a research roadmap towards solving engineering challenges that address societal needs and spur technological innovation.
The Government of India, through the DBT has signed an agreement with EMBC and EMBO, inducting India as a member state. The agreement seeks to propel life science research in India forward, by opening up avenues for young scientists in India to forge international collaborations and explore new ideas together.
The India Alliance Annual Fellows Meeting in Hyderabad was a lively two-day meeting where fellows discussed their science, careers and personal challenges.