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INSA Bilateral Exchange Programme 2019

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Under Bilateral Exchange Programme 2019 official notification has been announced. Indian National Science Academy Exchange Programme with Foreign Academies and Organisations official notification for indian nationals. Check out all of the details on the same below:

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Applications are invited from scientists / researchers holding Ph.D. degree and Having routine positions in established S&T institutions/universities and actively participated in research in frontline areas for deputation overseas during the Calendar year 2019 in most areas of Science such as Engineering, Medicine & Agriculture for short-term visits ( 2-4 weeks to senior scientists) and long-term visits (3 months for junior/younger scientists) under the Scientific Bilateral Exchange Programme with abroad Academies/Organizations at China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Iran, Israel, Nepal, Philippines, Poland, Scotland, Slovak Republic and Republic of Slovenia, Sudan, Taiwan & Turkey,

The comprehensive guidelines and application form may be downloaded in download form section of The hard copy of application duly completed and endorsed by the Head of the Institution must be submitted latest by July 31, 2018 into Deputy Executive Director- I (Scientific), Indian National Science Academy, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi – 110002. The soft copy of whole application (only PDF file only) needs to be email to: Please include Name, Area of Research and Proposed Country in the subject line of email.  The soft copy filename ought to be stored as: Title of Applicant_Proposed Country. Incomplete applications will be rejected and no additional correspondence will likely be made.

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Eligibility & Application Procedure:

Applications are invited from Indian Nationals due to the Academy for another calendar year. The applicant must be a scientist holding a regular position in a recognized S & T Institution/University and actively participated in research work in frontline areas. He/She shouldn’t have been overseas during the previous 3 years under some INSA Programme. The scientist must have been approved to operate in an Institute/Laboratory from the nation to be seen and this ought to be encouraged by a letter of invitation by the host overseas. People who would like to go to overseas for three months must submit a comprehensive programme of the collaborative research work to be performed. All applications must be forwarded through proper channel from the employer/head of this Institute signaling their commitment on traveling.

Scope of Finance:

Scientists selected for deputation overseas would be supplied 100% travel assistance ( by Air India Excursion class air fare ) from INSA. The getting Academy/Organization would offer local hospitality including internal traveling overseas.

Criteria for Selection:

The Criteria for choice would largely be the scientific involvement of this nominee and the Function of this Visit, which could be acceptable to the host scientist.

Short term visits are mainly for two to four months for holding scientific conversations, providing a series of Seminars and workshops, projecting Indian science overseas. It’s expected that short-term people are well recognized Indian scientists who are successful Ambassadors of Indian Science. Under long-term category, the scientists have been expected to operate primarily in 1 institute using a brief trip to some other allied institutes.

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If a scientist wants to attend a conference/scientific meeting during his trip abroad under the Exchange Programme, the length of the convention should generally be not greater than a fourth of their full stay in the nation. Scientists who suggest to see overseas only to attend the Symposium/Conference, need not apply under this programme.

Under the exchange programme together with the Academy in France just Fellows of the Academy would be considered for nomination.

The trip ought to be availed of at the exact same calendar year. Failure to do this can render them to forfeit the nomination.

Research Areas for Poland:

Visits to Poland will be organized only under the following identified regions. For other countries you will find No specific identified regions.


Biological Sciences such as Medical Sciences: Experimental Biology such as Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Developmental Biology, Immunology and Transplantology; Pharmacology such as Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology; Tropical Biology with specific References to Systematics and Reproductive Biology; Environmental Sciences; Agricultural Sciences Such as Forestry.

Application Process:

Please be aware that in no situation will a nominee contact with the collaborating Academy of the host nation. In case such cases are reported, the Indian National Science Academy is going to be constrained to fall the proposal of the concerned scientist.

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Application received after due date and Incomplete program, whatsoever, will be refused by the Academy.

Complete application form (one soft and one hard copy) and all the necessary enclosures i.e. invitation letter Etc. should be filed at the latest by July 31, 2018 to: Deputy Executive Director- I (Scientific), Indian  National Science Academy Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi — 110002 <>

Deadline: latest by July 31, 2018

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