ICMR-DHR International Fellowships for Young Indian Biomedical Scientists 2020

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EligibilityExperienced MD/MS/PhD degree holder
AwardMonthly stipend of USD 3,000 and other benefits

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About the Program

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in partnership with the Department of Health Research (DHR) invites applications for ICMR-DHR International Fellowships for Young Indian Biomedical Scientists 2020 from MD/MS/PhD degree holders in health or biomedical research who have at least three years of relevant experience. Selected fellows will get a monthly stipend of USD 3,000 and other benefits.

Fellowship Details
  • ICMR-DHR International Fellowships for Young Indian Biomedical Scientists 2020 DeadlineClosed

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • Be a citizen of India and working in the country
    • Hold an MD/PhD/MS degree in health/biomedical research
    • Have minimum research/teaching experience of 3 years in a recognised institute
    • Be below 45 years of age as on the last date of application
    • Not have availed any similar fellowship of one-month duration or more from the Government or a Government agency in the last 3 years

    A total of 40 fellows will be awarded the following benefits -

    • A stipend of USD 3,000 per month (including accommodation and other expenses)
    • Return economy class excursion airfare
    • A contingency grant of maximum INR 50,000
    • Statement from the Employer/Head of the Institution.
    • Letter of acceptance letter from the host institute.
    • Plan of the proposed training
    • A letter of recognition from All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) (For candidates belonging to Private Universities/Colleges)
    How can you apply?

    Follow the steps below to apply for the scholarship:

    Step 1: Visit the link and register.
    Step 2: Once registered successfully, log in and fill the required details.
    Step 3: Upload the necessary documents.
    Step 4: Submit the application.

Important Dates

Application deadline: 15th December 2019

Selection Criteria

A Selection Committee comprising of eminent scientists would screen all applications and the selection will be based on the evaluation of candidate's merit and the training needs in the field of medical research.

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Terms and Conditions
  • In case of the cancellation of the travel ticket, the cancellation charge and difference of fare will be paid by the selected fellow.
  • If a fellow withdraws or refuses to undertake the fellowship at the last minute, he/she will be “de-barred” for succeeding two years from availing the ICMR-DHR International Fellowship.
  • The Utilisation Certificate (in the prescribed format) should be submitted by the Fellow within 2 weeks of return for final adjustment of stipend/bills.
  • The fellows are required to submit a final work report (in the prescribed format) on the training and research activities undertaken in the Foreign Laboratory/Institute during the fellowship period. 

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