Top 4 International Paid Fellowship Programs in India
Fellowships are meant to help students to pursue their dreams. There are couple of fellowships available for Indian students but it is harder for them to go through each website and find out the information. Hence may be this post will help you to get details of some of the fellowships.
Areas for doing Masters: Arts and Culture Management including Heritage Conservation and Museum Studies; Environmental Science/Studies; Higher Education Administration; International Legal Studies; Public Health; Urban and Regional Planning; and Women’s Studies/Gender Studies.
Eligibility: The applicants need to fulfill all the general prerequisites and also have to fulfill the following requirements.
a. A four-year bachelor’s degree or a completed master’s degree, if the bachelor’s degree is of less than four years’ duration with at least 55% marks b. At least three years’ full-time professional work experience relevant to your proposed field of study c. Must not have another degree from a U.S. university or be enrolled in a U.S. degree program d. Need to obtain FNMasters Employer’s Endorsement Form, if employed
This fellowship will not fund degrees such as MBA, Public Administration or Public Policy (such as MPA/MPP or MA/MS in Public Administration or Public Policy) or dual/joint degrees such as MA/MBA or MA/MPA or MA/MPP.
Allowances: J-1 visa support, Round-trip economy class air travel from fellow’s home city to the host institution in the U.S, Funding for tuition and fees, living and related costs; and Accident and sickness allowances.
The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships is provided by Australian Government for International students.
The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships
Allowance: AUD$272,500. $3,000 travel allowance, $2,000 establishment allowance, $3,000 monthly stipend, tuition, student service and amenities fees and health and travel insurance.
Last date for Application: 30 June 2016
Application Deadline: June 15, 2016
2017 Round of Australia’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowship Webinar
Please join us for an informative webinar on applying for the 2017 round of Australia’s Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships. Anthony Murfett, Minister Counsellor (Industry, Science and Education) will present the Australian Government’s internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship programme that provides up to AUD$272,500 for study, research or professional development opportunities between Australia and the world.
Date: Thursday, May 19, 2016 Time: 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Duration: 1 hour Webinar Link: https://orau.adobeconnect.com/_a1106419008/endeavour/
During the webinar, our expert panel will address:
· Overview of Endeavour Scholarships & Fellowships
· Scholarship and Fellowship details
· Eligibility Requirements
· Application Process
· Additional Resources
The presentations will be followed by a live Q&A session with the online audience.
Anthony Murfett Minister Counsellor (Industry, Science and Education) Embassy of Australia, Washington, D.C. Questions? E-mail: michael.ickowitz[at]orau.org
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are marketed in the U.S. and Canada by ORAU on behalf of the Australian Government
You have to apply through a respective nominating agency. In India, the nominating agency details is as follows;
(for awards to Indian citizens) Deputy Educational Adviser Ministry of Human Resource Development Department of Higher Education A.2/W-4 Curzon Road Barracks Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi 110 001 India Tel: +91 11 2338 4501 Fax: +91 11 2338 1355 www.education.nic.in (for awards tenable in India) Director General Indian Council for Cultural Relations Azad Bhavan Indraprastha Estate New Delhi 110 002 India Tel: +91 11 2337 9309/9310 Fax: +91 11 2337 8647 www.iccrindia.net
The fellows are able to study at Rotary Peace Centers in the following universities.
Accredited universities: Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA International Christian University, Japan University of Bradford, England University of Queensland, Australia Uppsala University, Sweden
Eligibility: a. Minimum three years of related full-time work or volunteer experience
b. bachelor’s degree
Duration: 15 to 24 months and a practical internship of two to three months