Biotechnology based programme for women

Biotechnology based programme for women

The main objectives of the biotechnology based programme for women is to promote the use of biotechnological processes and tools for the benefit of the disadvantaged section of the society comprising women, rural population, SC/ST and weaker section. The programme aims to create platform for self-employment generation among the target population through diffusion of proven and field-tested technologies by demonstration, training and extension activities. Universities, National Labs, Autonomous Institutions and Colleges, partially funded KVKs, voluntary organizations/ NGOs/VOs/ Social Trust/ Foundations etc. can apply for the funding support under this scheme.