SERB NPDF – Extension of Fellowship Due to COVID-19 Lockdown
SERB NPDF – Extension of Fellowship Due to COVID-19 Lockdown. Applicants check out all of the details regarding this below:
SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH BOARD
(A Statutory Body of Department of Science & Technology, Government of India)
5 & SA, Lower Ground Floor
Vasant Square Mall
New Delhi – 110 070
Dated: 03 July 2020
Subject: National Postdoctoral Fellowship (NPDF) of Science and Engineering Research Board – Extension of Fellowship due to lockdown.
The Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), considering the impact of COVID-19 on the planned research work of National Postdoctoral Fellows (NPDFs), has approved extension of the tenure of the Fellowship for a period up-to six months with fellowship. The extension will allow the NPDFs to complete the work as originally planned and suffered due to lockdown.
2. The extension is applicable to NPDF in all disciplines which were completed / will
be completing in six months starting from 1st April and ending 30th September 2020. This
will be a one-time measure which is not to be a precedent and no further extension
beyond the six months will be considered. Fellowship at the existing rate will be given to
the fellows but no additional research grant or overhead charges will be provided during
the extended period.
3. The Fellows who fall in the above-mentioned category and desire to seek
extension should provide the details of research work which specifically got affected due
to lockdown. The extension request should be endorsed by the host institution.
4. This issues with the approval of Chairman, SERB vide e-note dated 02.07.2020.
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