SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19 by Govt. of India
Designation/Position- SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19
Govt. of India invites application for SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19 from young scientists, who holds regular position in a recognized Indian academic/research organization
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. SwarnaJayanti Fellowships Scheme 2018-19
Research/Job Area- Science/ Engineering/Medicine
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.
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- Eligible candidates can log on onlinedst.gov.in from 15-02-2019 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
Shri Milind Kulkarni (Scientist G) & Dr. Jacob V. V.
New Mehrauli Road
New Delhi-110 016.
Email : milind[at]nic[dot]in & jacob[at]nic[dot]in
Last Date for Apply– 31 March 2019 by 1159 pm.