Program Expenses and Funding Opportunities for U.S. Khorana Scholars

Estimated Program Costs

Visa: $120
Non-Refundable Program Fee: $250
Mandatory health insurance: $115 
Estimated airfare: $1800

Housing is provided by your host university in India.


Scholarship opportunities may be available through the Khorana Program for both undergraduate and graduate students.

The criteria for fellowships funding includes: 

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • A thoughtfully crafted research statement, which is one-page statement, that is part of the application package
  • Two letters of reference (see application package)

In addition, students may be eligible for university specific grants, travel fellowships, or financial aid, including need-based scholarships. Please inquire about scholarship opportunities with the administrative contact at your university.