Updated Jul 17, 2019CLOSED

Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG)

Offered by PMU-BIRAC

The scheme enables technology innovators and entrepreneurs to pursue a promising technology idea, and establish and validate proof of concept (POC) for the idea.
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CLOSEDAug 16, 2019Deadline
Up to $72,802Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 2: Research & Development and Stage 3: Proof of Concept
Created inIndia
Implemented in:
Focus AreasHealth and Technology
BIRAC invites proposals from Biotech Start-ups and Individual Entrepreneurs with innovative idea having potential for commercialization. Eligible entities include:

Start up age allowed for a registered company/ LLP incorporated under BIG w.e.f 1st Jan 2019: 5 years
Scientists, Faculty, Research Scholars, Graduates in any discipline incubating/ intend to incubate at a BioIncubator
Eligibility criteria for startups under BIG has been revised.

Application Directions

The applicant needs to submit an online application for funding by registering and logging-on the BIRAC website www.birac.nic.in. Please note that applications are accepted online only.


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