Khorana Program Application Guidelines

Currently the Khorana Program is on hold and therefore not accepting participants. Please check the IUSSTF website on information for 2023 program or please email

Khorana Program for Scholars Application Guidelines

  1. Candidates currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters’ degree in Biotechnology and allied areas at recognized institutions of higher education in India and completing their degrees in/after May of the following year are eligible to apply. Final year/PhD students are NOT eligible to apply
  2. Recommendation letters can be sent along with the application form or if referees wish to give a sealed one, they may send it directly to with Applicant’s full name in the subject line.
  3. Hard copies of the application form/supporting documents are not required.
  4. If you do not have a passport and have applied for it, choose “Applied for” in the passport details section of the Application form.
  5. Applications in subject-fields other than those specified in the advertisement will not be considered.

Students pursuing Ph.D/Final year students are not eligible to apply.

Application – Applications should be submitted using our Online Application Portal for Visitation Programs. Hard copies and electronic copies of the application forms will not be accepted.

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