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UGC announces new Initiative to boost research culture in India

UGC announces new Initiative to boost research culture in India

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved a new scheme - ‘Scheme for Trans-disciplinary Research for India’s Developing Economy’ (STRIDE).

Broadly, STRIDE will provide support to research projects that are socially relevant, locally need-based, nationally important and globally significant.

STRIDE shall support research capacity building as well as basic, applied and transformational action research that can contribute to national priorities with focus on inclusive human development.

STRIDE shall support creation, development and integration of new ideas, concepts and practices for public good and strengthening civil society.

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