Travel Grant to Young Scientists
The objective of this scheme is to encourage young and budding scientists and researchers to participate in National/International conferences and present their research findings. This scheme will enable the scientist/researchers to update their knowledge and plan their research problems comparable with those which are in progress in other parts of the world.

Under this scheme, Scientists and researchers below 40 years of age and working in Organisations (University/ College/ Research Centre) located within the State of Tamilnadu are provided with 50% of air fare or Rs.30,000/= ,which ever is less, to attend International Conferences and 100% train fare (First class/Second A/C) to attend National Conferences.
About 10 Scientists are supported every year through this scheme.