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Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council

(A Govt of India Enterprise)

Discovery to Pre-Commercialization

BIRAC invites proposals for product development under
Small Business Innovation Research Initiative (SBIRI) & Biotechnology Industry Partnership Programme (BIPP)

SBIRI Supports

  • Discovery
  • Proof-of-concept
  • Early stage validation

BIPP Supports

  • High risk research
  • POC to Validation
  • Pre-commercialization


A single or consortia of Indian company (ies) registered under “The Indian Companies
Act 2013” with minimum 51% Indian ownership, and DSIR recognized in-house R&D unit, are eligible to apply either alone, or in collaboration with a partner from another Company/Institute/University


Proposals for both the Schemes are required to be submitted online only. For scheme details and submission of proposal, please log on to BIRAC website (www.birac.nic.in)

Last date for Submission of Proposals : 30th November , 2016

Head-Investment, BIRAC. Email : [email protected]

Click here to apply

Registration Process

i) Click here to register for BIPP/SBIRI

Note : Users who are already registered with any of BIRAC Scheme need not to register again.

ii) Click here to apply for Industry Innovation Programme on Medical Electronics (IIPME)

Note : Users who have already registered need not to register again.

iii) Click here to apply for SPARSH

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