Indo-US Research Fellowships for Indian Researchers

The Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) in association with Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) of Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India announces the lndo-US Research Fellowships with the objective to enable young researchers from India to carry out research in frontier areas of science and technology at a premier institution in USA.
Eligibility/ Application Requirements

Academic Qualifications : Ph.D. in Science, Engineering, Technology or Medicine. Applicants must provide proof of independent work in internationally recognized academic journals.

Age : Upto 40 years as on 31 December 2012

Employment : A permanent position in a public funded R&D lab/ S&T institution (non-private)/ recognized universities/colleges in India.

Areas covered under the Fellowship

• Atmospheric and Earth Sciences

• Chemical Sciences

• Engineering Sciences

• Lite Sciences

• Medical Sciences

• Mathematical and Computational Sciences

• Physical Sciences


Place of work :

The applicant should have letter of acceptance from reputed US scientific/ techno-logical institution where the applicant will be undertaking the research work under the Fellowship.

Fellowship includes

• Monthly stipend • Preparatory allowances

• Return airfare • Conference allowances

Fellowship Duration : Minimum 3 months and upto 12 months.

Proposal Guidelines and Format refer to

Application Deadline: 8 March 2013
For any further information, please contact: Dr. Smriti Trlkha Indo-US Science and Technology Forum 12 Hailey Road, Fulbright House, New Delhi-110 001 Email:

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