Programmes & Schemes

DBT-Crest Award

In keeping with the advancement of global networks for the development of science and the Department's priority toward capacity building in human resources, the DBT Cutting-edge Research Enhancement and Scientific Training Award (DBT-CREST Award) provides fellowships to researchers for advanced scientific training abroad. Every year, approximately 50 fellowships are awarded, including to those from the north Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. Institutions or scientists interested in the above programme may submit their proposals / applications as and when the Department issues call for a particular programme(s).

Category: International

Ministries: Department of Biotechnology (DBT)

Eligibility: Faculties and scientists of any university or organisation