Students

Grants

  • 2021-2022 Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowships

    The fellowships provide J-1 visa support, a monthly stipend, Accident …

    The Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Research Fellowships are designed for Indian scholars who are registered for a Ph.D. at an Indian institution. These fellowships are for six to nine months.Bioengineering; Climate Change Sciences; Computer Science (including, but not limited to, cyber security, digital economy, quantum computing, artificial intelligence, machine learning and big …


  • DBT-Research Associateship

    Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for the award of “DBT-Research Associateship’’ for pursuing research in frontier areas of Biotechnology and Life Sciences. The Associateship is tenable in Premier Research Institutions/Universities including non-profit R&D Institutions within India. The Associateships are awarded under a program sponsored by the Department of Biotechnology, …


  • Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships

    Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships are offered for citizens of certain developing Commonwealth countries. These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), with the aim of contributing to the UK’s international development aims and wider overseas interests, supporting excellence in UK higher education, and sustaining the principles …


  • India | EMBO Lecture Courses

    The maximum core funding available for an India I EMBO …

    The Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance (India Alliance) and European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) join hands to launch the India | EMBO Lecture Courses under which up to six lecture courses will be funded per year in India.The aim of a lecture course is to teach participants, primarily PhD students and …


  • Essay Competition - The NxG Science Communicator

    The best five essays that are simple, engaging and scientifically …

    Ease of accessibility to scientific news articles, podcasts, and social media posts that cater to individuals of all age ranges, has helped increase scientific awareness among the general public. However, this onslaught of information comes at a cost. Research findings can easily be extrapolated to create sensational news, thereby compromising …


  • NGS Internship Program

    Next Gen Scientists Foundation (registered under the Trust act of India 1882)  offers  an opportunity to fund  internships  for undergraduate and postgraduate students who wish to gain research experience in life sciences. Interns will conduct independent research under  the  mentorship of Principal Investigator of their interest at select Indian institutes.For …


  • DST-Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Fellowships Programme

    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.Thematic ScopeR&D Policy and EcosystemSTI …