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 2017 for a period of 10 weeks. A list of UW partner universities is available here

Scholarship Includes:

  • Stipend
  • Airfare
  • Health Insurance

Eligibility :

  • B.Tech, M.Tech and B. Sc / M. Sc in Biotechnology
  • CGPA of 8.0 or higher
  • Complete degree program on or after May 2018
  • PhD / Final year students are not eligible

Program Dates:  May – July 2017

Application Deadline: 30th November, 2016

Applications should be submitted electronically to

Please fill the Google Form once you complete the online application​ so that we can nominate you for the program.

Click Here for application guidelines

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For other queries or information, please contact:

Sujatha / Reshmi / Anandi
Amrita Center for International Programs
Email:​ ( Please use subject title: Khorana Scholars 2016) 
Tel :0476-2804152