British Council through Newton Bhabha Fund announces Newton Bhabha Fund Researcher Links Workshop grant which aims to bring together early-career researchers from India and the UK to allow them to make international connections that can improve the quality of their research.
Once funded, grants are available for early-career researchers in India and the UK to attend the workshop in a public funded Higher Education Institution in India.
Applications are welcomed in the following priority areas:
- Public Health & Well Being
- Sustainable Cities & Urbanisation
- Food Energy Water nexus
- Understanding Oceans
- Big Data
- High Value Manufacturing
Priority areas – Recommended by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
- Elimination Strategy for HIV – with following sub-themes:
a) The test-and-treat strategy and other possible strategies for HIV elimination
b) Challenges to elimination
2. HIV-TB co-infection – with following sub-themes:
a) Understanding TB latency today and its opportunities for HIV and TB programs
b) Finding synergies between the HIV and TB programs