Indo U.S Science & Technology
Department of Science and Technology
Govt. of India
Indo - US Research Fellowships for Indian Researchers
In an effort to augment scientific excellence in emerging areas of science and technology, the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) in association with Science and Engineering Research Council of (SERC) of Department of Science and Technology (DST), announces the Indo-US Research Fellowships.
The objective of these fellowships is to enable young researchers from India to carry out research in frontier areas of science and technology at a premier Institution in USA.
The fellowship will enable young Indian researchers to acquaint themselves with new scientific research methods and at the same time build strong collaborative linkages between the scientific communities of US and India.
Eligibility/ Application Requirements
Master's Degree in Engineering, Technology or equivalent or Ph.D. in Science or Technology or equivalent or M.D. Degree in Medicine or equivalent
Applicants must provide proof of independent research work in internationally recognized academic journals
Age Upto 40 years as on 31 December 2008
An affiliation in a recognized S&T institution/university/college
Areas covered under the Fellowship
Atmospheric and Earth Sciences Chemical Sciences
Mathematical and Computational Sciences Physical Sciences
Promising applications in areas other than the above areas may also be considered
Place of work
The applicant should have letter of acceptance from reputed US scientific/technological institution where the applicant will be undertaking the research work under the Fellowship
Fellowship Duration: Minimum 3 months and upto 12 months