Tekes and the Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT) continue their collaboration in supporting Indo - Finnish R&D and innovation collaboration.
Funding will be available for innovative R&D projects of companies and research organisations. The aim is to launch ambitious joint projects of high international standard between Finnish and Indian organisations. Potential projects will be funded by Tekes in Finland, and by DBT in partnership with Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) in India.
The joint projects must meet the requirements of the funding organisations. In the Finnish part of the project, the general funding terms of Tekes will be applied, and in the Indian part of the project, the general funding terms of DBT/BIRAC will be applied.
The call for proposals will be launched in August 2013
Details of the call will be available at the websites of the funding organisations.
The submission deadline will be 29 November 2013.
The themes of the call are under consideration.
Main focus is on application of computational biology/bioinformatics/ICT in health and well - being solutions for affordable and user - friendly health
care technology, diagnostics, medical technology, telemedicine and m-health.
Further information: DBT
Funding for Indo-Finnish collaboration in ICT solutions for health and well - being
01 JAN 2000