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INSA-JRD TATA Fellowship 2016

Deadline: Deadline: Always Open31-Oct-2016
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AwardA Medal, a certificate and cash prize of Rs. 25,000
EligibilityCitizens below the age of 35 years
Scholarship provider contact details

Science Academy


Ground Floor,

Hudsun Lane,

Behind Khalsa College,

GTB Nagar,

GTB Nager, New Delhi, Delhi 110009


What is INSA-JRD TATA Fellowship 2016?

Indian National Science Academy (INSA) aims to distinguish young scientists of extraordinary promise and creativity who have made notable research contributions in Science and Technology.

Who can apply for this scholarship ?

The award of an Academy medal to a Young Scientist shall be made in recognition of notable contributions to any branch of science or technology, recognised by the Academy, on the basis of work carried out in India. Any citizen of India who has not attained the age of 35 years on December 31, of the year preceding the year of award, shall be eligible for the award.

Scientific societies of national standing, university faculties, post­graduate departments or research institutions may also make nominations of eligible candidates. A nomination will remain valid for consideration for 3 years or the eligibility age whichever expires earlier.

How can you apply ?

A notification inviting nominations for the award shall be issued after the Council Meeting of the Academy held in August each year. A candidate may be proposed by a Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy or by earlier recipients of this award.

A fresh nomination (once only) can be made, if the nominee has not yet crossed the age bar. The nomination shall be made in the prescribed format. One hard copy and a soft copy (in MS­Word only), along with all supporting documents, must reach the Academy latest by October 31.

Terms and Conditions

The candidates shall be evaluated by the referees in the following grades:
A. Outstanding? B. Very Good? C. Average? D. Unsuitable

Selection by the Council
The Council will select candidates for this award at the meeting in the month of April/May, based on the reports received from the Conveners of Sectional Committees.

Announcement of the Awards
The names of the Young Scientists selected for the award by the Council shall be announced at the Ordinary General Meeting in the month of April/May and subsequently communicated to the awardees/Fellowship.

Presentation of the Medals
The presentation of Medals will be made by the President, INSA, at the time of Anniversary General Meeting.

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