Select Page

B4_SAI-IBABBoston Bangalore Biosciences Beginnings (B4):  A Collaboration between IBAB and Harvard South Asia Institute

Up to 5 Science and Technology Fellowships for 2016-17 will be offered in fields related to the biosciences at Harvard University and other institutions in the Boston area. During their time at Harvard and Boston area, Fellows will be connected with faculty across Harvard and other academic institutions in the Boston area as relevant to each Fellow’s area of research. SAI will organize seminars at Harvard for Fellows to discuss their research with the broader community at Harvard and beyond.

A Colloquium will be organized in India at the conclusion of the Fellowship where the Fellows will engage with Harvard faculty, Indian academics, and industry leaders and highlight what they have learned during their time in Boston/Cambridge.

Fellows are expected to reside in the Cambridge vicinity starting October 15th and to actively participate in the events and intellectual life of the Institute. In addition Fellows are expected to contribute to the greater Harvard community by teaching, mentoring, or advising students.

Stipend for one year: $36,000
Health insurance and round trip economy travel expenses to and from India and Boston will also be provided.

Deadline: August 15, 2016 for 2016 – 2017 (NEW deadline)

Click here to learn more and apply.