To be eligible, an applicant must –
- be a full-time Scientist of R&D Institutions/regular faculty of Research Centres/Departments of Universities, Government/ Aided Colleges in the State of Kerala
- have more than five years of service period left for superannuation at the time of submission of the project proposal
Note – Ph.D. degree is mandatory for the Principal Investigator (PI).
The selected candidates will receive a research grant of INR 30 lakhs for a maximum duration of 3 years for the selected projects.
Grant will be given for specific projects to cover expenditures on manpower, equipment, consumables, travel & contingencies.
The implementing Institution is eligible for an overhead of @10% of total expenditure subject to a maximum of 1 lakh, on successful completion of the project and after the settlement of the SE&UC.
- Endorsement from the Implementing Institution
- Certificate from the Investigator/s
- Project proposal
Note – The documents must be uploaded in the prescribed format available on the official website.
How can you apply?
Eligible candidates can apply for the position using the steps listed below –
Step 1: Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button below and read the details carefully.
Step 2: Navigate the form given in the ‘How to Apply ‘section and click on it.
Step 3: Fill in the required, upload the required documents and submit.