Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 2017  for Doctoral & post- Doctoral Study

Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute has announced a call for Applications for Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 2017-18 for Doctoral students, Post-doctoral scholars and students enrolled in degree programs in recognized Indian & Canadian universities or institutions to undertake research in areas/ fields in which scholars may desire/require research experience in Canada/India.


 

The aim of the fellowship is to provide an opportunity for a transformative cultural and educational experience.

 

Course Level: These fellowships are available to pursue research

 

Study Subject: These fellowships are awarded in the fields offered by the university

 

Scholarship Award: Fellowships will cover $ 500 per week

 

Total No. of Fellowships: Twelve fellowships are available

 

Where can the fellowship be taken?

Fellowship can be taken in Canadian & Indian universities

Duration: The proposed/accepted period of research will be up to 6 months for doctoral students

 

Also See : Scholarships 2019

 

SRSF 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet the following area for these fellowships:

 

An applicant should have completed one year of Bachelor degree and a minimum of one semester or 6 months of Masters from an Indian or Canadian University/ Institution with at least 55% marks. The final year or last semester student has to provide proof for the internship required for that particular degree

 

Students pursuing M. Phil should have completed a minimum of 1 semester of the degree/course

 

The applicant’s University/Institution must be from member institutions of Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute. A list of SICI member institutions is available

 

The applicant should not have another degree from a Canadian university or be enrolled in a Canadian degree program

 

A letter of invitation/affiliation from the host faculty is must and the affiliate should be from a member institution of Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute. The applicant must be a citizen or a permanent resident of India or Canada Official Transcripts (student applicants only) to be sent directly from the university for all years of completed study

 

The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in oral and written English, and should preferably be in the age group of 21-25 years

 

SRSF 2017 Application Procedure

Applicants can apply via online mode

 

Completed electronic application along with all required documents and with a mention of program name in the subject line “Application for Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 2017-18”

 

Late and incomplete applications will not be entertained. In case the applicant is employed then Employer’s endorsement is a must for application submission and has to submit ‘No Objection’ from the head of the Dept./Institution with the application. A letter of invitation/affiliation from the host faculty is must and the affiliate should be from the member institution of Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute

 

Completed electronic application along with all required documents should be submitted to https://shastriinstitute.org/gms/ on or before 23rd July 2017 by 05.00pm (IST) and with a mention of program name in the subject line “Application for Shastri Research Student Fellowship (SRSF) 2017-18”

 

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Important Dates

The application deadline is 23rd July 2017, by 05.00 pm (IST)

 

Program Officer
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (SICI), 5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi-110001, Call us at: 011 – 2374 6417; 2374 3114; & 2374 2677, Email: siciapplications@sici.org.in, Website www.sici.org.in