Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship 2023-24

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EligibilityIndian nationals working in engineering profession in public funded institutions
AwardINR 25,000 per month and other benefits

About the Program


Last Updated On : 22-02-2023   Posted By : Rincy Kaur

Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship 2023-24 is a research opportunity offered by the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) to outstanding engineers to recognize, encourage and support their translational research for achieving excellence in engineering, innovation, and technology development. The selected candidates will receive a monthly fellowship worth INR 25,000 and other benefits.

  • Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship 2023-24

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • be an Indian national/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) 
    • possess adequate professional qualification
    • hold at least a bachelor’s degree
    • have a minimum of five (5) years of service left in the parent organization as on the date of the award
    • not be holding any other fellowship and in the event of selection

    The selected candidates will receive the following benefits - 

    • A monthly fellowship of INR 25,000 in addition to the regular income
    • A research grant of INR 15 lakh per year
    • An INR 1 lakh per annum overhead

    Note - The fellowship is taxable as per the IT rule of the Government of India.

    How can you apply?

    Eligible applicants can apply for the fellowship by following the below-mentioned steps - 
    Step 1:
    Click on the 'Apply Now' button.
    Step 2: Click on the 'Register' button and fill in the required details to 'Register'. (Note - If already registered, log in using Gmail/Mobile number/Email Id.)
    Step 3: Navigate to the 'Forwarding of Nominations' and click on the given link to download the nomination form.
    Step 4: Fill in the details and send the nomination form with all supporting documents/appendices by email to INAE at - inaehq@inae.in

Important Dates

Application Deadline: 30th June 2023

Selection Criteria

The selection of fellowship will be made by a Search-Cum-Selection Expert Committee specially constituted for the purpose, as per the broad guidelines of the fellowship.

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Terms and Conditions
  •  A maximum of 10 fellowships will be awarded per year.
  • The nominations can be sent by the Heads of the Institutions/organizations, Presidents/fellows of National science/engineering academies, SS Bhatnagar Awardees, and JC Bose awardees.
  • All areas of engineering, innovation, and technology are covered under this fellowship.
  • The duration of the fellowship will be initially for 3 years which will be extendable by up to 2 more years depending on the performance.
  • The fellowship can be held for a maximum of 5 years.
  • The fellowship is taxable as per the IT rule of the Government of India.
  • The applicants should not be holding any other fellowship and in the event of selection, they must have to opt for only one of the fellowships.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by February, 2024. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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