Khorana Program for Scholars

Amrita Center for International Programs is happy to announce Khorana Scholars Program for Biotechnology students. The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India,  Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and WINStep Forward are partnering to support the prestigious Khorana Program for Scholars. This program will provide opportunities to Indian students to undertake research at University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) and partner universities in Summer 2016 for a period of 10 weeks. A list of UW partner universities is available at WINStep Forward 

Scholarship Includes

  • Stipend
  • Airfare
  • Health Insurance


  • B. Sc. / M.Sc. in Biotechnology
  • CGPA of 8.0 or higher
  • Complete degree program on or after May 2017
  • Ph.D. students are not eligible

Program dates: May – July 2016

Application deadline: 30 November 2015

Applications should be submitted electronically to IUSSTF

For application guidelines, please visit : Website

For more information please visit : Khorana Program

For other queries or information, please contact:

Sujatha / Kartik 
Coordinator, Amrita Center for International Programs
Email:​ ( Please use subject title: Khorana Scholars 2015) 

Tel :  0476-2804152