The Government of India’s Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the Research Council UK (RCUK) of Energy Programme are inviting proposals for collaborative research projects focussing on reducing energy demand in the built environment as part of the Newton Bhabha Fund.
Three topics for the call have been identified, applicants must indicate how their proposed research would address at least one of these topics:
The RCUK Energy Programme expects to commit up to £3.8M on 4 or 5 research programmes of up to four years in length for the UK partners. DST expects to commit equivalent funding to the Indian partners.
The deadline for receipt of proposals for DST and RCUK is 16:00 UK time on 15 March 2017. Applications to DST must be received by 17:30 Indian time on 15 March 2017.