Title : INDO-US CAREER TRANSITION AWARD - Khorana Nirenberg Scholars Program
Granting Agency: DBT-NIH
Qualifications : MD/PhD (since 2008)
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Nationality : Indian
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Procedure : Check the website for details
Deadline : Dec 31st
Title : National Environmental Sciences Fellows Program
Granting Agency: MOEF
Qualifications : 1. The applicant should be Indian or of Indian origin and should possess a doctorate or equivalent in any fi eld of science/ engineering/ medicine/ environmental sciences /environmental engineering, with outstanding track record and proven leadership qualities in the area of environmental research with experience of atleast five to eight years including the period spent while undertaking research work for Ph.D. 2. The applicant should have an appropriate background in academics and experience in R&D in the area of environment protection, conservation and sustainable development including climate change, multilateral agreements, international negotiations, and conservation of biological diversity and associated traditional knowledge, environmental bio-technology, bio-safety, genetically modifi ed organisms or other related areas that are directly or indirectly involved in environmental sciences, engineering and technology. 3. The upper age limit is 35 years. However, in exceptional cases a relaxation upto fi ve years may be considered by the Management Committee.
Age : 35 maybe be relaxed
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : 10 lac/annum + research funds
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Title : Fellowships at NIBG, Kalyani West Bengal
Granting Agency: National Institute of Biomedical Genomics
Qualifications : 1. Applicants for this Fellowship should possess Ph.D., M.D., or an equivalent degree relevant to biomedical genomics, with an outstanding track record reflected in publications and other professional achievements. 2. Applicants must not have affiliation to an institution in India. Awardees will carry out their scientific research in NIBMG
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Award Amount : 75000 per month plus 5 lac contingency
Procedure : Application Procedure: Each applicant should provide a Curriculum Vitae and the following: • Summary of pre-doctoral training (with details of major courses taken and grades obtained) [about 10 sentences], • Highlights of doctoral training and publications [about 20 sentences], • Highlights of post-doctoral training and publications [about 30 sentences], • Problems to be addressed in the next 5 years, with clear indication of the importance of the problems and methodologies to be adopted in solving them [about 3 pages], • Description of long-term (5-15 years) professional goals [ about 1 page ], and • A specific project proposal (with clear descriptions of objectives, methodologies, importance and timelines) to be carried out in the next 5 years, with budget and justification [6-10 pages], and • Three letters of recommendation.
Deadline : rolling
Title : Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen Areas of Science and Technology (BOYSCAST)
Granting Agency: DST
Qualifications : 1) Master’s Degree in Engineering/Technology or equivalent or M.D. in Medicine or equivalent with research experience or Ph.D. in Science/Engineering or equivalent. 2) A regular position in a recognized S&T institution/university/college. Applications from persons holding temporary positions such as research fellows or research associates etc. will not be considered 3) Candidate must be officially sponsored (their application to be formally forwarded) by the employer/head of the institution or agency with commitment to depute them for research/training under BOYSCAST program me 4) Candidates should not have availed of this fellowship earlier 5)The fellow should be accepted by a foreign academic/scientific/technological institution, which is internationally recognized as an outstanding institution where major work in the identified area is in progress.
Age : Below 35
Nationality : Indian
Award Amount : $3000/m
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Title : Khorana - Nirenberg Fellowship
Granting Agency: DBT-NIH
Qualifications : 1) PhD 2) Less than 5 yrs postdoctoral Experience
Age : no limit
Nationality : not specified
Award Amount : NIH standards
Procedure : Application as specified on website
Deadline : to be announced
Title : CSIR-Nehru
Granting Agency: CSIR
Qualifications : Within 3 years of completion of PhD
Age : less than 32
Nationality : Indian nationals, Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), a certain number (up to 20%) of fellowships may be offered to foreign nationals.
Award Amount : 35000/m + HRA, 3 lac Contingency
Procedure : Check website
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Title : TWAS Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
Granting Agency: TWAS-IACS, TWAS-CSIR, TWAS-DBT
Qualifications : Applicants for these Fellowships must meet the following criteria: 1) Be a maximum age of 40 years on 31 December of the application year; 2) Hold a PhD degree in a field of natural sciences; 3) Be nationals of a developing country (other than India); 4) Must not hold any visa for temporary or permanent residency in India or any developed country; 5) be regularly employed in a developing country (other than India) and hold a research assignment there; provide an official Acceptance Letter from a department of the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS) (see sample Acceptance Letter in the application form). Requests for acceptance must be directed to the Dean-Academic Prof. Sreebrata Goswami by e-mail (icsg@iacs.res.in) who will facilitate assignment of a host supervisor. In contacting Prof. Goswami applicants must accompany their request for an Acceptance Letter with copy of their CV and a research proposal outline; provide evidence of proficiency in English.
Age : Upto 40
Nationality : Developing Countries (Other than India)
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Procedure : Check website
Deadline : 30th June
Title : Mazumdar-Shaw International Post Doctoral Oncology Fellowship Program
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Qualifications : Employed in India
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Award Amount : A two year full-time postdoctoral research fellowship within the Koch Institute at MITTravel expenses to India for the researcher and a Koch Institute faculty advisor to share their research with colleagues at the Fellow’s Indian host institution as well as other peer institutions in India.
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