C V Raman International Fellowship for African Researchers in India, 2013

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FICCI, on behalf of Department of Science & Technology is inviting applications for C V Raman International Fellowship for African Researchers. The Department of Science & Technology (DST) and Ministry of External Affairs(MEA), Government of India through the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce& Industry (FICCI) have launched this fellowship in 2010. The Fellowship provides opportunities to conduct collaborative research / training at universities and research institutions in India.  Three types of fellowships Post Doctoral Fellowship, Visiting fellowship and Senior Fellowship for 6 months, 3 months and 1 moth duration respectively are offered. The application deadline is  31st July 2013.. The Department of Science & Technology (DST) and Ministry of External Affairs(MEA), Government of India through the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce& Industry (FICCI), have launched the prestigious C V Raman International Fellowship programme for African Researchers in 2010 to provide them opportunity to conduct collaborative research with leading research groups in Indian universities and R&D institutions in areas of Science & Technology.The objective of this Fellowship is to provide opportunity for African researchers to conduct collaborative research in various areas of science and technology in different Indian universities and R&D institutions under guidance of host scientists in India. The programme allows such African researchers to advance their own research capabilities while contributing to the progress of research in India. Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) is the ‘Coordinating Partner’ for C V Raman International Fellowship Programme. FICCI, on behalf of Department of Science & Technology, invites applications from African researchers for the award of the Fellowship..  This scholarship is available for pursuing research / training program.
The research areas of this scholarship are: Fellowship is offered for collaborative research with leading research groups in Indian universities and R&D institutions in areas of Sci & Tech.
Who can apply to this scholarship? The applicant should be actively engaged in research at a university or research institution in the African country and should meet the following eligibility criteria for each of the three categories:
· Post Doctoral Fellowship : Ph.D
· Visiting Fellowship : Ph.D / M.Tech / M.Sc. (Engg / Technical) or 4 to 6 years research / teaching experience
· Senior Fellowship : Senior Experts / Scientists / Professors
Benefits of the scholarship:  Sustenance Allowance -Post Doctoral Fellowship : Rs 40,000/- per month including accommodation, food and local travel expenses -Visiting Fellowship : “Rs 50,000/- per month including accommodation, food and local travel expenses” -Senior Fellowship : Rs 50,000/- per month + accommodation (accommodation in host institute’s guest house with reasonable facilities / hotel with a cap of Rs 2500 per day). -Contingency Grant :To cover unforeseen expenses relating to lab/field research, books, stationeries, medicines and other miscellaneous expenses, if any -Post Doctoral Fellowship : Rs 20,000/ -Visiting Fellowship : Rs 10,000/- -Senior Fellowship : Rs 10000 + local travel grant(upto max.Rs.30000) -Air Fare : A round trip air ticket by economy class.
More information about the fellowship:
Duration:  Three types of fellowships Post Doctoral Fellowship, Visiting fellowship and Senior Fellowship for 6 months, 3 months and 1 moth duration respectively.
Number of scholarships:  Not Known

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