Swarna Jayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020 by DST- India
Designation/Position- SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19
IIIT-Allahabad, India invites application for SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020 from eligible and interested candidates
About- Government of India had instituted a scheme titled “SwarnaJayanti Fellowships” to commemorate India’s fiftieth year of Independence. Under this scheme a selected number of young scientists, with excellent track record, are provided special assistance and support to enable them to pursue research in frontier areas of science and technology. The fellowship is scientist specific and not institution specific. Swarna Jayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19 by DST- India. Swarna Jayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020
Applications for the “SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2020 are invited from eligible candidates.
Research/Job Area- Science/ Engineering/Medicine
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The fellowship is open to Indian Nationals having a regular position in a recognized Indian academic/research organization.
The applicant should possess Ph.D in Science/ Engineering/Medicine and should not be drawing Fellowship from any other Scheme of GOI.
The fellowship is open to scientists between 30 to 40 years of age as on December 31, 2019.
Applications from candidates who have completed 40 year of age as on or before 31.12.2019 will not be considered.
Job/Position Description- Scientists selected for the award will be allowed to pursue unfettered research with a freedom and flexibility in terms of expenditure as approved in the research plan. The project should contain innovative research idea and it should have a potential of making impact on R&D in the discipline.
The duration of the fellowship along with the project will be for a period not exceeding five years.
How to Apply- Candidates may log on onlinedst.gov.in to access the home page of
the “DST e-PMS Portal” for details & downloading the format from SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme and submit the application in online mode only.
There is no need to send a hard copy.
Last Date for Apply– 30 April 2020 (extended date)