SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020-21

SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020-21 – Life Sciences Apply

SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020-21 – Life Sciences Apply. Indian nationals who have a PhD in Life Science are encouraged to apply for the SwarnaJayanti Fellowships 2020-21 scheme that is available by Department of Science & Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology. Check out all the details posted below:

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Ministry of Science & Technology
Department of Science & Technology
SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020-21

Government of India had instituted a scheme entitled “SwarnaJayanti Fellowships” to
commemorate India’s fiftieth year of Independence. Under this scheme, a chosen number of young scientists, with an outstanding track record, are provided special aid and also support to enable them to pursue research in frontier areas of science and technology. The fellowship is scientist specific and not institution-specific, very selective as well as has close academic monitoring.

Scientists chosen for the award will be enabled to pursue unfettered research with freedom as well as flexibility in terms of expenditure as approved in the research plan. The project ought to contain innovative research idea as well as it ought to have the potential of making an impact on R&D in the discipline.

The award includes a Fellowship of Rs 25000/- monthly in addition to the salary drawn from the parent Institute for a period of 5 years, The fellows selected together with their projects will certainly be considered for funding by the Science & Engineering Research Board (SERB) according to SERB standards, for fellowship, recurring and non-recurring heads.

The duration of the fellowship along with the project will certainly be for a duration not exceeding 5 years.

The fellowship is open to Indian Nationals having a regular position in a recognized Indian
academic/research organization. The candidate should possess a PhD in Science/ Engineering/ Medicine as well as ought to not be drawing Fellowship from any other Scheme of Government of India.

APPLICATION: Applications for the “SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020-21” are invited from eligible applicants in the format as given on DST online portal. The candidates may be required to submit further additional information as required as well as present the project idea before final selection. Candidates may log on onlinedst.gov.in from 11-02-2021 to access the home page of the “DST e-PMS Portal” for details and also send the application in on-line mode only. There is no requirement to send a hard copy.

The last date for submission of applications is March 31, 2021 by 2359 hrs.
This advertisement is additionally available at: http://www.dst.gov.in & www.serb.gov.in.

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  1. i wish to move to Bangalore where my family is based in I am in Indore, M.P, I donnt have a position in Bangalore still can I apply for fellowship still?
    Please let me know thank you
    Dr Rupal Deva

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