India Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration (SPARC)
Published in the Research School of Physics Event Horizon
Vol43 Issue86 10–14 September 2018
The Indian government has announced a new ‘Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration’ (SPARC) to assist in the development of collaborative research linkages between Indian and international universities.The Indian government will spend Rs. 418 crores or ~A$83.5 million from 2018 – 2020 to facilitate development of academic and research cooperation between Indian institutions and international universities.
See also https://www.aicte-india.org/sites/default/files/SPARC.pdf