School of International Biodesign (SiB). SiB invites applications for iFellowship. SiB programme is supported by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), New Delhi in association with international partners and techno-legal activities management by BCIL (Biotech Consortium India Limited) New Delhi.

About the fellowship:

Duration: iFellowship is for 01 year; starting from January 2017 (Full Time)

  • It’s an international, interdisciplinary, team-based, experiential hands-on training program.
  • The successful candidate will join a team of brilliant med-tech innovators (physicians, engineers, designers, entrepreneurs and researchers) in identifying unmet clinical needs, designing and prototyping solutions and developing business plans for implementing these technologies.

Location: AllMS and IIT, Delhi in partnership with Stanford University, USA, Queensland University of Technology, Australia, and partners from Japan & Germany.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants with graduate or postgraduate degrees in Medicine, Engineering, Design, Business having passion for invention and early-stage development of innovative medical technologies addressing the clinical needs in India are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must spend 12 months for the iFellowship program which will involve travel to partner universities or institutions in Australia, USA, Japan or Germany.
  • Applicants showing track record of innovation, frugal thinking, passion for entrepreneurship and are willing to work in a team for technology and product development will be given preference.

Note: Shortlisted candidates will be called to New Delhi for interviews.

Fellowship Benefits:

  • reasonable stipend is paid
  • Stipend covers tuition fees, travel and health benefits.
  • Selected fellows will be mentored by faculty members who are from industry, startups, academia and hospitals in India, Australia, USA and Japan.

Contact: office@sibiodesign.net

—————Quick Overview————-
Organization School of International Biodesign
Fellowship Level Grants
Country India, USA, Japan, Germany, Australia
Subject areas Medicine, Engineering, Design, Business
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Graduate or PG in relevant subject
Deadline 31 July 2016
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