Special Call under ‘Science and Technology of Yoga and Meditation (SATYAM)’ to fight against COVID-19 and other related viruses

The Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt of India inviting concept note under ‘Science and Technology of Yoga and Meditation (SATYAM)’ programme for appropriate intervention of Yoga and Meditation to fight against COVID-19 and other similar kind of viruses.

The objective of this special call is to provide assistance to society in today’s critical condition arises due to pandemic COVID-19. The project has a duration of 6-12 years.

Eligible applicants will be teams of Scientists, clinicians and experienced practitioners of yoga and meditation who have track record in the field of yoga and meditation research are encouraged to submit concept notes.

The concept note should cover aims and objectives of proposed work, existing literature, methodology, expected outcome, budget requirement and details of host institutions along with detailed biodata of Principal Investigator (PI) with latest publications included in scientific journal databases.

The project may address any one of the following themes:

  • Improving immunity
  • Improving respiratory system and interventions to overcome respiratory disorders like COPD etc.
  • Stress, anxiety and depression related issues due to isolation, uncertainty, disruptions in normal life, etc.

Last date for submission:  31 May 2020

For more details and apply CLICK HERE