Initially proposals are invited on the following areas:
- Physical Sciences
- Chemical, Bio-Chemical & Material Sciences
- Mathematical & Computer Sciences
- Life Sciences, Medicine & Healthcare
- Electronics, Electrical, Information & Communication Technology
- Mechanical Sciences & Infrastructure
- Earth & Environment Sciences
- Social Sciences and Law
- Humanities & Liberal Arts
- Architecture, Design, Planning and Heritage
- Other Categories / Interdisciplinary categories.
- Other areas can be included in future.