Measures

S No.NameAmountBeneficiaryImpactFunding Agency
1Ramanujan FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 85,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 7,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 5 years
Research Faculty and Scientists, Age <55 yearsRamanujan Fellowship ResultsSERB
2Ramalingaswami Re-entry FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 85,000 per month (Addl. HRA – Rs. 7,500 per month)
Research Grant:  Rs. 10 lac (1st Year), Rs. 7.50 lac (2nd Year) and Rs. 3 lac in the next 3 Years.
Funding Period: 5 years (Extendable for another 5 years)
Scientists working in any area of life sciences & biotechnology, bio-engineering, health care (human and animal), agriculture and veterinary biotechnology, bio- energy and allied areas, >3 years postdoc experience, 2 years international lab experience, Age <45 years.Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship Results 2016-17DBT
3TATA Innovation FellowshipAdditional Salary: Rs. 25,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 6,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 3 years (Extendable for another 2 years)
Research faculty with Ph.D degree in Life Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary Science or a Master’s in Medical Sciences, Engineering or related areas,  >5years experience in India, Age <55 years.
TATA Innovation Fellowship List of AwardeesDBT
4National Post Doctoral FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 55,000 per month (consolidated) and Rs. 35,000 per month for candidates who have submitted thesis but not awarded a degree
Research Grant: Rs. 2,00,000 per annum
Overheads: Rs. 1,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 2 years
Scientists with a Ph.D./M.D./M.S. degree or those who have submitted their PhD/M.D/M.S thesis and are awaiting award of the degree, <35 years of age.
SERB
5SERB Overseas Postdoctoral FellowshipFellowship: $3000 per month
Funding Period: 1 year (Extendable for another 1 year)
Candidates with PhD degree in science and engineering, obtained not earlier than the preceding, Researchers in regular employment with age <35 years.SERB Overseas Postdoctoral Fellowship AwardSERB
6SERB Women Excellence AwardResearch Grant: Rs. 5,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 3 years
Women scientists with a PhD degree and age <40 years, received recognition such as Young Scientist Medal, Young Associate, etc. from the following national academies
1. Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi 
2. Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore 
3. National Academy of Science, Allahabad 
4. Indian National Academy of Engineering, New Delhi 
5. National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 
6. National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi 
SERB
7SERB Distinguished FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 60,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 20,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 3 years (Extendable for another 2 years)
Superannuated yet active scientists/academicians associated with proven track record of outstanding contributions in any one or more areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, during the last 10 years, including continued excellent research output in the last five years.SERB
8Raman FellowshipFellowship: $3000 per month
Research Grant: $600 for fellowship period up to 6 months, $1200 for fellowship period beyond 6 months
Funding Period: 6 to 12 months
Permanent teachers in a university/institution recognized by UGC, with a PhD degree in respective academic discipline, scoring at least 60 per cent marks, Age <40 years. List of Shortlisted Candidates under Raman Fellowship 2015-16UGC
9CSIR – Nehru Science Postdoctoral Research FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 50,000 per month plus HRA
Research Grant: Rs. 3,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 2 years (Extendable for another 1 year)
PhD degree holders within three years of award of PhD degree, or those who have submitted PhD theses. Those who are about to submit thesis are also eligible to apply, but their selection will be subject to the condition that they would have submitted thesis before the expiry of the validity of the award offer. Age <32 years.
CSIR-Nehru Science Postdoctoral Research Fellowship ResultsCSIR
10SERB Indo US Postdoctoral FellowshipFellowship: $3000 per month
Funding Period: 6 to 12 months
Scientists with a Ph.D. degree from a Public-funded R&D Laboratory/ Recognized Academic Institution / University /College in India. Age <35 years. SERB Indo-U.S. Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Awards 2017SERB
11J C Bose National FellowshipAdditional Salary: Rs. 25,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 15,00,000 per annum
Overheads: Rs. 10,00,000 per annum to host institute
Funding Period: 5 years (Extendable for another 5 years)
Active scientists with a record of outstanding performance apparent from the award of SS Bhatnagar prize and/or fellowship of science academies (including engineering, agriculture and medicine), Age <68 years.J C Bose Fellowship ResultsSERB
12CSRI-Post Doctoral FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 55,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 2,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 2 years
Candidates who have either completed their Ph.D. (or equivalent degree) or submitted Ph.D. thesis in Science, Engineering and allied areas of Cognitive Science, Age <40 years.DST
13Swarnajayanti Fellowship SchemeFellowship: Rs. 25,000 per month
Funding Period: Up to 5 years 
ScientistsList of Awardees- SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2016-2017DST
14PM Fellowship SchemeFellowship: Up to Rs. 36,400 per month
Funding Period: 4 years subject to industry partner’s continued support
One doctoral fellow and one industry jointly should apply. Doctoral fellow should have registered for full-time PhD in any recognized Indian university / institute / research laboratory in last 14 months from the date of submission of application. Prime Minister’s Fellowship for Doctoral Research ResultsSERB
15Emeritus FellowshipFellowship: Rs. 31,000 per month
Research Grant: Rs. 50,000 per annum
Funding Period: 2 years
Highly qualified and experienced, superannuated teachers of recognized universities/ colleges/institutions, Age <70 years.Final Selection List of Emeritus Fellowship 2017-18UGC
16Fund for Improvement of S&T Infrastructure (FIST)Level-0 : Upto Rs. 150 whole for colleges
Level-I : Upto Rs. 300 lac for a department
Level-II : Upto Rs. 1000 lac
Funding Period: 5 years
Institutions:
Level-0 – Colleges with relatively active teaching & research, Moderate funding for improving teaching quality
Level-I – University/Institute departments with active teaching and research, Moderate funding for improving teaching and research quality
Level-II – Well Established Department, Substantial Funding for State-of-The-Art Equipment & for GLP, Departments /Colleges of self-finance or private shall received support for only research in 50:50 mode in any levels
Profiles of Major BeneficiariesDST
17Promotion of University Research and Scientific Excellence (PURSE)Category A (H-index > 50): Rs. 30 crore
Category B (H-index: 40-49): Rs. 15 crore
Category C (H-index: 30-39): Rs. 9 crore
Category D (H-index: 26-29): Rs. 6 crore
Funding Period: 3 years
Institutions with H-index of 26 or aboveDST
18Sitaram Jindal Research Fellowship SchemeFellowship: Up to Rs. 1,00,000 per month
Research Grant: Up to Rs. 10,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 3 years (Extendable for another 3 years)
Scientists with PhD or MD/ MS in Medicine or M Tech or equivalent, in the relevant field.Sitaram Jindal Foundation
19Intel India PhD FellowshipFellowship: Up to Rs. 6,00,000 per annum
Funding Period: 4 years
1st year students and students in the beginning of 2nd year of a PhD program at selected universities/institutes with research problem based on topics that are relevant to IntelIntel India
20TCS Fellowship SchemeSalary: Rs. 23,000 per month for the first two years and Rs. 25,000 per month for the next two years
Research Grant: Rs. 1,00,000 (one time) to the institute
Funding Period: 4 years
Students of Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering, who have been found to be eligible for admission to PhD in the Institute, Age <28 years.Tata Consultancy Services
21Scheme for Young Scientists and Technologists (SYST)NACandidates with Ph.D in Basic or Applied Sciences or equivalent, or with Master’s degree in Basic or Applied Sciences/B.Tech/MBBS or equivalent, Age <35 years.List of concept notes recommended under SYST schemeDST
22S N Bose Scholars ProgramSalary: $2000
Funding Period: 10 to 12 weeks
Candidates enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters’ degree in Atmospheric and earth Sciences; Chemical Sciences; Engineering; Mathematical and Computational Sciences; and, Physical SciencesS.N. Bose Scholars Program Awards: 2017Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)
23Khorana Program for ScholarsNot specifiedPre-final year candidates enrolled in B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Sc, M.Sc., MBBS in Biotechnology and allied areas (including agricultural, food, health and biomedical sciences), CGPA >=  8.0 OR Percentage >= 80%Khorana Program for Scholars Awards: 2017Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF), DBT
24CSIR Young Scientists AwardResearch Grant: Rs. 25 lakh (over the entire funding period)
Funding Period: 5 years
Scientists working in CSIR laboratories/institutes in any of these fields: Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Earth, Atmosphere, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Physical Sciences (including instrumentation), Age <35 years.CSIR Young Scientist Awards 2017CSIR
25Reseearch Scheme of NITI AayogResearch Grant: Up to a max of Rs. 25,00,000InstitutionsNITI
26TWAS Postdoctoral Biotechnology FellowshipAdditional Salary: Rs. 23,000 per month (Addl: HRA and Medical Allowance)
Research Grant: Rs. 50,000 per annum
Funding Period: 12 to 18 months
Scientists with a PhD degree in Biosciences or Biotechnology, Age <45 years.DBT