PhD and Professional Research Fellowships for the applicants of India, 2012/2014 USA
Course Level:PhD and Research
Scholarship Provider: USIEF
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility:-In addition to the General Prerequisites, the applicant should: who are working on their Ph.D.’s should have done adequate research in the relevant field, especially in the identification of resources in India and the US.
-They should be registered for their Ph.D.’s at an Indian institution at least one year prior to the date of application and should enclose a certificate from their Ph.D. supervisor commenting on their research work and the usefulness of the fellowship, and indicating the Ph.D. registration date;
-who are professionals should have a master’s degree and substantive professional experience in the proposed field;
-should apply through proper channel, if employed; should enclose a ‘writing sample’ which could be a copy of an article or paper published/presented or extracts from the M.Phil. thesis; and should preferably be 45 years of age or under.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes (India)
Scholarship Description: These research fellowships, for a maximum period of nine months, are designed for scholars who are registered for a Ph.D. at an Indian institution and also for professionals with significant work experience and accomplishments. The fellowships provide a monthly stipend, Accident and Sickness Program for Exchanges per US Government guidelines, round-trip economy class air travel, applicable allowances and modest affiliation fees, if any. Selected scholars will have opportunities to audit non-degree courses, conduct research and gain practical work experience in suitable settings in the US No allowances are provided for dependents. The grant is not sufficient to support family members.
How to Apply: By Post or by electronically
Scholarship Application Deadline: July 16, 2012