This fellowship programme provides an opportunity for scientists, technologists, engineers and social scientists to develop skills and contribute to STI policymaking process at various stages in government, academia and industry. Acknowledging the demand and interest, this year's DST-STI-SFP call is expanded in thematic scope and reach.
- R&D Policy and Ecosystem
- STI Indicators and Metrics
- Technology Studies
- Tech-led Innovation
- Industry-Academia Interactions
- Industrial R&D
- Tech-led Entrepreneurship
- S&T and Societal Studies
- International S&T Engagements
Hosting and Placement
Selected fellows will be hosted at one of the DST-CPRs or identified active policy group with provision to be placed at identified S&T agencies (based on mutual consent and selection committee's approval).