The funding will be in the form Grant-in-Aid.
1. The Grant-in-Aid assistance support (hereafter referred to as Funding) will be subject to pre-acceptance of associated conditions and execution of Grant Agreement as prescribed by BIRAC. 2. The fund allocation into different budget heads and break-up into milestones will be done as per the recommendations of relevant committees
3. The Recurring cost includes small Equipment, Manpower, Consumables, Travel, Outsourcing towards CMO/Consultancy, Contingency. The Non-recurring component not to be more than 30% of the total project cost.
4. Outsourcing for activities to international labs may be considered only if the facility to perform the same is not available in India.
Depending on the nature of the applicant (academia or a Company/LLP), the funding will be made available by DBT or BIRAC. While academic organizations will be supported by DBT, companies/LLPs will receive support from BIRAC. If there is a collaboration between Industry/LLP & academia or academia & Industry/LLP, funding will be made available by BIRAC.