Seed Grant Funding Opportunity for Early Career Researchers

Applications are now open!

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health India Research Center, an office of Harvard Global Research Support Centre India, is pleased to announce that it is now accepting proposals from Harvard University graduate students (master’s and doctoral) and early career researchers (postdoctoral fellows, research associates, and research scientists) for seed grant research funding.

The funding will support pioneering research at early stages of development that focuses on nutrition, mental health, infectious diseases, and non-communicable diseases, such as cancer and cardio-vascular diseases and ageing in India.

Awards will be granted for research for the benefit of the public at large to be conducted and awarded up to INR 7,50,000 ($10,000), with the number of awards limited to two. The award amount and number will depend on the number of applications received. Funding can be used to cover research-related expenses in India, such as: supporting a research assistant, access to existing data, data collection activities, and research-related travel.

Deadline: Wednesday, June 15, 2022.

Read more about the opportunity here.