CSIR institute is inviting applications for the award of Raman Research Fellowships during the year 2014-2015. The Raman Research Fellowships are granted to the CSIR researchers for carrying out research in the emerging / high priority areas. Total two fellowships are available for four to twelve months. It is tenable at foreign institutions /R&D Centres of excellence. The students of India can apply for the fellowships. Application should be submitted till 1st October, 2013.
Study Subject(s): Fellowships are provided in applied research topics in the high priority areas of the Laboratory/CSIR and also any specific area under Basic Science of relevance and immediate importance.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing research programme.
Scholarship Provider: Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
Scholarship can be taken at: India
Eligibility: Regular Scientists of CSIR with high academic qualifications (Post graduate in Engineering and PhD in Engineering) and research experience, presently working in high priority areas, which have completed minimum 5 years of service in CSIR on the last date for receipt of the applications. The applicant must have made the commendable contribution to research / innovation in the proposed area, which should be of international level. The fellowship should not be sought for training or to carry out tests, etc. using facilities in the host institute. The RRF must be sought to further enhance the skills/capability. The candidate should not be more than 45 years of age as on Nov 1, 2013.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of India can apply for the fellowships .
Scholarship Description: The Fellowship grants to the CSIR Scientists for carrying out research in the emerging/high priority areas in reputed foreign institutions/R&D Centres of Excellence to enhance their R&D skills/capability. The Fellowship is tenable abroad at CSIR cost.
Number of award(s): Two fellowships are offered.
Duration of award(s): Fellowships are offered for four to twelve months.
What does it cover? The fellowships will cover:
– International air fare to & fro by cheapest Economy class
-Fellowship @ US $ 2500/- per month
-US$1000/- lump sum towards contingency and preparatory expenses
-US$1000/- Supplementary grant for participation in
-Conferences/visiting institutions of excellence in the country of placement
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 1st October, 2013.