Israel Government Scholarships 2019-20

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EligibilityStudents who have completed/pursuing Master's degree
AwardTuition fee, monthly allowance and health insurance

About the Program


Last Updated On : 18-10-2018   Posted By : Admin

Israel Government Scholarships 2019-20 invites applications from students pursuing postgraduation or who have completed their master's degree for the award of research/specialization scholarships and scholarships for Hebrew Language and Literature Course. The scholarship aims at encouraging Indian students to carry out study and research at an Israeli university.

  • Israel Government Scholarships 2019-20

    An applicant must -

    • Hold a letter of acceptance from an Israeli University/supervisor
    • Hold a master's degree in the relevant field for research/specialization in the field of Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture, Environment Studies, Biotechnology, Business Management, Mass Communication and Economics 
    • Be pursuing a postgraduate course in Hebrew Language and Literature to apply for Hebrew Language and Literature course 
    • Be proficient in Hebrew or English language 

    Note: The students who have already been abroad for studies/specialization/training on scholarship or on their own for more than 6 months, can also apply for the scholarship, if they have been in India for at least 2 consecutive years after returning from abroad as on 30 November 2018. 


    A total of 5 scholarships will be given for a duration of 8 months to undertake research/specialization course and 2 short-term scholarships for pursuing the Hebrew language and literature course. The amount of scholarship includes -

    • Partial scholarship comprising part of the tuition fee, basic health insurance and monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only).
    • Full scholarship comprising tuition fee, basic health insurance and a monthly allowance for one academic year (8 months only).

    The following documents are required to be uploaded by the applicant at the time of online application -

    • Colour passport size photograph of the applicant in jpg or jpeg format with prefered dimensions of 200 X 300 pixels
    • Scanned signature of the applicant in jpg or jpeg format with prefered dimensions of 200 X 300 pixels
    • Letter of acceptance from the supervisor/Israeli university
    • Self-attested mark sheets of class 10th and 12th
    • College/University transcript of bachelor's and master's degree
    • Supporting documents for any academic achievement like a gold medal, national awards etc. (if applicable)

    Note: The file size of all the documents, photograph and signature should not exceed 530 KB. 

    How can you apply?

    Eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship online through following steps -

    Step 1: Open the online Sakshat portal of MHRD

    Step 2: Click on "Online Application Form". 

    Step 3: Fill in all required details. 

    Step 4: Upload all supporting documents. 

    Step 5: Finally, submit the application and keep the registration number and password intact for future reference. 

Selection Criteria
  • The initial shortlisting of applications will be done by MHRD and the shortlisted candidates will be called for document verification. 
  • After successful document verification, the nominations will be sent to the Government of Israel for final selection. 
  • The list of documents to be required at the time of document verification include -
    • Hard copy of duly filled application form
    • All original certificate and mark sheets of class 10, 12, bachelor's degree, master's degree and all other diploma/degrees
    • Self-attested copies of all original documents
    • Detailed proposal of the research/specialization 
    • Curriculum vitae
    • Letter of acceptance from supervisor/Israeli university
    • At least two letters of recommendation from professors/lectures 
    • Three photographs of the applicant
    • Certificate of health
    • NOC from the employer
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Terms and Conditions
  • The terms and conditions of the scholarship may vary in accordance with the yearly budget of the Government of Israel. 
  • The cost of accommodation. transportation and travel arrangements will be borne by the student only. 
  • The time, date and venue of document verification will be intimated to shortlisted students. 

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This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by August, 2022. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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