Common Fellowship Portal for Research Applications Launched

  • Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh launched the ‘Common Fellowship Portal’, a single interface between applicants and various fellowship schemes by the Department of Biotechnology. 
  • The portal aims to simplify the application process from submission to selection, saving energy and time for aspiring students and Start-Ups. 
  • The portal features an eligibility calculator, allowing applicants to check their eligibility for various fellowship schemes. 
  • The portal is in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s whole-of-government Approach, a centralized portal for all research applications. 
  • The portal will soon be on-boarded for other Departments such as ICMR, UGC, and AICTE. 
  • Dr. Singh congratulated the team of the ‘Department of Biotechnology for developing the portal for PhD and Post-doctoral students and the Working Group for their hard work in designing and successfully onboarding application forms.
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