To support the global efforts of the medical and scientific community, IUSSTF announces a Call for Proposals for COVID-19 Indo-US Virtual Networks. IUSSTF encourages proposals that convincingly demonstrate the benefits and value of the Indo-U.S. partnership to advance research and address critical challenges related to COVID-19. Virtual Networks would allow Indian and U.S. scientists and engineers currently engaged in COVID-related research to carry out joint research activities through a virtual mechanism, leveraging existing infrastructure and funding.
These network projects could be of two types:
The funding amount of Indo-US COVID-19 Virtual Networks will be INR 25,00,000/- to INR 50,00,000/- per project [approximately USD 33,000 to USD 66,000]. Moreover, funding would be available for a period of 18 months. In addition to that, the Grant-in-Aid would cover
|Type of Opportunity||Miscellaneous|
|Open to||Indians and Americans|