Biotech Funding

Support Schemes

Sl. No. Project/ Program Goals Funding/ Supporting partners
1. Technology Business Incubator (TBI) Project
(1 December  2009 –)
To set up a Globally recognized business incubator for technology ideas emphasizing IT, Biotechnology and Electronics and engineering product technologies National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board, Department of Science and Technology (NSTEDB), Government of India
www.nstedb.com
Application Form
2. NSTEDB Seed Fund Support Scheme To provide a technology driven startup with the much-needed early stage financial support for deserving ideas/technologies requiring up-scaling and related work.
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National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board, Department of Science and Technology (NSTEDB), Government of India
www.nstedb.com
Application Form
3. TDB Seed Support Scheme To provide a technology driven startup with the much-needed early stage financial support for deserving ideas/technologies requiring up-scaling and related work. Technology Development Board (TDB), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India
www.tdb.gov.in
Application form
4. MSME Support Grant To provide grants and help MSMEs pursue development & commercialization of technology innovations. Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), Government of India
www.msme.gov.in
Application form
5. Technopreneur Promotion Programme (TePP) To provide grants, technical guidance and mentoring to independent innovators to emerge as entrepreneurs by incubating their idea and enterprise. Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India
www.dsir.gov.in
6. Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurs (TIDE) To provide a technology driven startup the  financial support for the development of indigenous products and packages  in the areas  of Electronics and ICT. Department of Information Technology, Government of India
www.mit.gov.in
7. Bioincubator

To nucleate and nurture technology and knowledge-based enterprises leveraging knowledge in the areas of biotechnology, biomedical engineering, renewable fuels, bioinformatics, bio-medical services and related disciplines. BioIncubator Support Scheme (BISS) of DBT-BIRAC
www.birac.nic.in
Application form to be an incubatee
8. Biotechnology Ignition Grant (BIG), BIRAC To establish and validate proof of concept and enable creation of spin-offs Biotech Company www.birac.nic.in