Grand Challenge India-UK Collaborative Industrial R&D Programme
10 December 2014
The Department of Science & Technology, Government of India and Innovate UK will provide grant funding to help participants build research partnerships and increase bilateral R&D collaboration with the aim of generating new intellectual property and developing technology prototypes/processes.
- Cleantech Energy
- Affordable healthcare
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Use of Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) in any of the above focus areas.
- Funding will be limited up to 50% of the total eligible cost of the project with a limit of INR 150 Lakhs per project from Indian funding agency and £300k per project from UK funding agency over the total duration of project.
- Research organisations may receive up to 100% (80% Full Economic Cost for UK HEI's) of their part of the eligible cost on a reimbursement basis.
- There are a number of further details regarding which you are advised to check in the competition guidance.