MIT-IIT Kanpur Seed Fund

Through an annual call for proposals, the fund promotes the exchange between faculty and students at MIT and at universitites and public research institutions in India.


This year, special priority will be given to the following areas: 

  • Climate and Sustainability
  • Medical Sciences and Technology
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Proposals from faculty and research scientists at (other) Indian institutions are eligible to be co-applicants on a proposal.

Head over to to apply.

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Nureen Das

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Managing Director, India Seed Funds