The Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Government of India (GoI), through the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) have launched the C.V. Raman Fellowship for African Researchers program under the India-Africa Forum Summit to promote human capacity building through scientific and technological cooperation between Africa and India.
The objective of this Fellowship is to provide the opportunity for African researchers to conduct collaborative research in various areas of science and technology in different Indian universities and R&D institutions under the guidance of host scientists in India. This prestigious fellowship is aimed to further strengthen the bond between India and African nations in the fields of science and technology.
The applicant should be actively engaged in research at a university or research institution in Africa, and should meet the following eligibility criteria for each of the three categories:
- Doctoral/Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Completed/Pursuing Ph.D. in any recognized university or research institution in Africa)
- Visiting Fellowship (Ph.D/M.Tech/M.Sc. (Eng/Technical) or 4 to 6 years research/teaching experience)
- Senior Fellowship (Senior Experts/Scientists/Professors)
Interested individuals are requested to visit the following link (http://www.indoafrica-cvrf.in/) to submit copies of their applications or email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 25, 2018, at 12:00 noon, and also submit printed copies of the application by the deadline to:
The Inter-ministerial Scholarships Committee
3rd Street, Ministry of Education