Author Topic: JNCASR-CICS Fellowship Programme for Scientists from Developing Countries in India, 2014  (Read 336 times)

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Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) offers fellowship programme for scientists from developing countries in India. It covers short-term, participatory research studies in all major disciplines of science and technology including engineering and medical sciences at the Indian Centres of Excellence. Applicants below 45 years of age are eligible to apply. About 10 Fellowships are provided annually. The duration of the fellowship is about 3 months. The application deadline is 31st October every year.

Study Subject (s): It covers short-term, participatory research studies in all major disciplines of science and technology including engineering and medical sciences at the Indian Centres of Excellence.

Course Level:The fellowship provides an opportunity for young scientists, teachers and researchers to undertake research studies in India.

Scholarship Provider: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR)

Scholarship can be taken at: India

Eligibility: Applicant (other than Indian) possessing Doctorate or Master’s Degree in Science or equivalent degree in Engineering/ Medicine and allied disciplines, below 45 years of age affiliated to a scientific or academic institution in a developing country (Other than India).-Applicant must be a scientist, teacher or a research scholar affiliated to a scientific or academic institution in a developing country in Asia (other than India), Africa, Latin America and Arab region.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of developing country in Asia (other than India), Africa and Latin America and Arab region (Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African, Republic Chad, Chile, People’s Republic of China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo,Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, India, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico,  Federated States of Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint- Vincent and the Grenadines, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor?Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe) can apply for the fellowships.

Scholarship Description: This fellowship programme is jointly instituted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR ) Bangalore and the Centre for International Co-operation in Science (CICS), Chennai to encourage mobility of scientists from developing countries. The Fellowship covers short-term research, training or participatory research work in physical, chemical or biological sciences in reputed scientific institutions in India including JNCASR. Applicant must be a scientist, teacher or a research scholar affiliated to a scientific or academic institution in a developing country in Asia (other than India), Africa, Latin America and Arab region. The duration of the fellowship is for 3 months.

Number of award(s): About 10 Fellowships are provided annually.

Duration of award (s): The duration of the fellowship is about 3 months.

What does it cover? The Fellowship covers return airfare from place of work in their home country to place of work in India, boarding and lodging at the affiliated institution/s, and an adequate allowance in Indian currency to cover incidental expenses.

Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post. List of enclosures to accompany the application:-

-A detailed curriculum vitae containing the date of birth & age, applicant’s research interest and experience, publications (only those

in referred journals), present position, scientific affiliations, awards and scholarships etc.

-A detailed write-up describing the proposed research work.

-Two passport size photographs

-Copy of degree certificate for highest qualification

-A letter of consent from Parent Institution

-Applications should be forwarded by an appropriate authority.

-Applicants should possess a valid passport.

-Selected candidates must obtain permission/leave from their parent institutions.

-Selected candidates must obtain Indian visa for the proposed period of work upon advice from CICS.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31st October every year.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Source: JNCASR-CICS Fellowship Programme for Scientists from Developing Countries in India, 2014