Scientific and Useful Profound Research Advancement (SUPRA)

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To explore new scientific breakthroughs, with long-term impact on our fundamental scientific understanding, and offer disruptive technologies at the cutting edge. 


SERB-SUPRA is a scheme beyond normal core grants and purposefully designed for high quality proposals consisting of new hypothesis or challenging existing ones, and provide 'out-of-box' solutions. 


Funding will be provided normally for a period of three years, which could be extended to 2 years (5 years total) as assessed by an expert committee.

About Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)

  • It is a statutory Body Established through an Act of Parliament: SERB Act 2008 Government of India
  • Objective: To provide financial assistance to persons engaged in such research, academic institutions, research and development laboratories, industrial concerns and other agencies.