Indian Council of Medical Research International Fellowships 2018 for Junior & Senior Scientists

 

The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) invites applications from Indian Biomedical Scientists for the ICMR International Fellowships for the year 2018-19


This is for Junior and Senior Scientists related to Biomedical/Research/Health institution

 

Also See : Scholarships 2019

 

Fellowship Duration
Young Scientists: 03 to 06 months
Senior Scientists: 10 to 15 days

Number of Fellowships
Young Scientists: 12 fellowships per year
Senior Scientists: 06 fellowships per year

Scholarship Reward

Young Scientist: USD 3000 per month (includes accommodation and other expense), return economy class airfare for excursion (by Air India), Contingency grant up to INR 20,000

Senior Scientist: USD 200/day (USD 75/ day up to USD 125 for accommodation expense, up to a max of USD 3000 for the entire stay), return economy class airfare for excursion (by Air India), Contingency grant up to INR 20,000 Legal bond of INR 5 lac must be signed between the applicant and the parent institute for a period of 3 years after the return of the applicant from fellowship program

 

Eligibility Criteria

The applicant should be a citizen of India and working in the country

The applicant should possess an M.D/PhD degree with at least three years teaching/research experience for Young Scientists and fifteen years for Senior Scientists in a recognized Institute after obtaining the requisite qualification

 

Age Criteria

Below 45 years for young scientists

Below 57 years for senior scientists

The applicant should be employed in a regular position in a recognized Biomedical/ Research/ Health Institution

The application should be forwarded by the Employer/Head of the Institution with a statement that the candidate will be considered as a full-time employee of the Institution during the period of his/her fellowship

Applicant should submit a letter of acceptance from the host Institute where he/she proposes to work during the fellowship

 

Selection Criteria

Screening of applications will be done at the International Health Division, ICMR and the short- listed candidates will be considered by the selection committee for awarding the fellowship.

The selection of the candidate will be based on the evaluation of the merit of the candidate and the training needs in the field of Biomedical research by a Committee of eminent scientists

 

Application Fees

This undertaking needs to be submitted on a non-judicial stamp paper of INR 50

 

Application

Applications can be downloaded from www.icmr.nic.in

The applicant should submit a letter of acceptance from the foreign Institute where he/she proposes to work alongwith a concrete plan of training /research work to be undertaken during the fellowship

Ten copies of the application should be submitted to "International Health Division (IHD), Indian Council of Medical Research, V. Ramalingaswami Bhawan, Post Box No.4911, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110029"

 

Important Dates

 

Last Date of receipt of Applications: 28th February 2018

 

ICMR, Delhi

Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR, Delhi, International Health Division (IHD), Indian Council of Medical Research, V. Ramalingaswami Bhawan, Post Box No.4911, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110029, Website www.icmr.nic.in

 

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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