Senior Fellowships for Researchers in India

For applying this scholarship candidates must experience in Research or Postdoctoral

This scheme supports outstanding researchers of any nationality, either medically qualified or science graduates, who wish to pursue a research career in an academic institution in India.

Applicants must have demonstrated their ability to lead an independent research project and group.

What’s included :

The senior fellowship is for five years, and provides :

Personal support for the fellow. For details see costing policies.
Essential costs of the research programme, including consumables, equipment, collaborative travel, research assistance and technical support if appropriate

Overheads, a flexible funding allowance and support to attend scientific meetings, in addition to requested essential costs.
All budgetary requests must be fully justified.

Senior Fellowship Eligibility :

Applicants should normally have between seven to twelve years’ research experience at a postdoctoral level or clinical equivalent and have a substantial record of publications in your chosen area of research in leading international journals.

It is not essential for medical or veterinary degree holders to have a PhD.

Due allowance will be given to an applicant whose career has been affected for personal reasons.

Application deadline : 3rd November 2010.