The Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India and the State Committee of
Scientific Research of Belarus invites joint R&D project proposals from scientists &
technologists from India and Belarus.
The DST and the State Committee (hereinafter referred to as the “Implementing Agencies”)
hereby invite Indian and Belarusian scientists/researchers to submit proposals for Joint
Research Projects in following areas:
- Information and Communications Technologies;
- Biotechnology, Medicine and Pharmacy;
- Agrotechnology and Food Security;
- Clean Technology for Environment;
- Materials Sciences & Metallurgy.
- An Application shall:
be for a Joint Research Project.
be made simultaneously by a counterpart Team in each country as hereinafter
be in English and shall be in the Form prescribed by the relevant Implementing
- Applications are required to be submitted as follows:
The Indian researchers can download the proposal formats from website or here and should submit completed application form and all relevant information by Aug 31.
Proposals must be submitted to DST through the e-application system provided here.
Indian Applicants also requested to send three hard copies (1 original + 2 copies) to DST by Sep 6 through proper channel.
The funding will cover the following expenses in connection with a project up to a limit agreed upon by each Implementing Agency:
Research expenses / contingency : Limited Expenditure by the project team in their
country in respect of consumables can be considered and will be borne by the
For any queries, contact
Dr Rajiv Kumar
Scientist `E’, International Division
Department of Science & Technology,
Ministry of Science & Technology,
Technology Bhavan, New Mehrauli Road,
New Delhi – 110 016., India