2016 JNCASR-CICS Fellowship Programme for Developing Countries in India , and applications are submitted till 31st October every year. Applications are invited for JNCASR-CICS Fellowship Programme to encourage mobility of scientists from developing countries. The Fellowship provides an opportunity for young scientists, teachers and researchers from the developing countries (other than India) to undertake research studies in India. The fellowship 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. Up to 10 Fellowships are provided annually for the duration of three months. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | India
Level: Fellowships are available to undertake research studies (short-term, participatory research) in India.
Deadline : 31st October every year
Funded By: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR ) Bangalore and the Centre for International Co-operation in Science(CICS) Chennai, India
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2016 JNCASR-CICS Fellowship is targeted for Citizens of developing countries (other than India) Afghanistan, Gambia, Mozambique, Bangladesh, The Guinea, Myanmar, Benin, Guinea-Bissau, Nepal, Burkina Faso, Haiti, Niger, Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Cambodia, Korea, Dem Rep., Sierra Leone, Central African Republic, Kyrgyzstan, Somalia, Liberia, Tajikistan, Comoros, Madagascar, Tanzania, Malawi, Togo, Congo, Dem. Rep, Eritrea, Mali, Uganda, Ethiopia, Mauritania, Zimbabwe, Albania, Indonesia, Samoa, Armenia, Sao Tome and Principe, Belize, Iraq, Senegal, Bhutan, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Bolivia, Kosovo, South Sudan, Cameroon, Laos, Sri Lanka, Cape Verde, Lesotho, Sudan, Congo, Rep., Marshall Islands, Swaziland, Ivory Coast, Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia, Syrian Arab Republic, Djibouti, Moldova, Timor-Leste, Egypt, Arab Rep., Mongolia, Tonga, El Salvador, Morocco, Ukraine, Fiji, Nicaragua, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Nigeria, Vanuatu, Ghana, Pakistan, Vietnam, Guatemala,
Papua New Guinea, West Bank and Gaza, Guyana, Paraguay, Yemen, Rep., Honduras, Philippines, Zambia, Angola, Ecuador, Palau, Algeria, Gabon, Panama, American Samoa, Grenada, Peru, Antigua and Barbuda, Iran, Islamic Rep., Romania, Argentina, Jamaica, Russian Federation, Azerbaijan, Jordan, Serbia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Seychelles, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Latvia, South Africa, Botswana, Lebanon, St. Lucia, Brazil, Libya, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Suriname, Chile, Macedonia, Thailand, China, Malaysia, Tunisia, Colombia, Maldives, Turkey, Costa Rica, Mauritius, Turkmenistan, Cuba, Mexico, Tuvalu, Dominica, Montenegro and Uruguay) are eligible for this fellowship.
10 Fellowships are provided annually.
duration of the fellowship is for 3 months.
Fellowship Applications will be scrutinized during November/December
every year by a selection committee. 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. The CICS will facilitate the issuance of visa to the
awardees. The awardees are allowed to choose the fellowship period
mutually convenient to them and the host institute.
2016 JNCASR-CICS 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
Fellowship covers short-term research, training or participatory
research work in physical, chemical or biological sciences in reputed
scientific institutions in India including JNCASR.
institution in a developing country in Asia (other than India), Africa, Latin America and Arab region.
‣ 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).
Scholarship Application Method
Completed application should be submitted by post. List of enclosures to accompany the application:-
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 31st October every year.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.