There are numerous postdoctoral fellowships available for Indian citizens to go abroad or continue their studies in India. However it is very hard to go through each website and find out details about each fellowships. Also hard to find the names of these postdoctoral fellowships for Indian citizens. Here is the list of best Fellowships in India for Postdoctoral Research.
The fellowship is offered by The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF). The fellowship offers round-trip economy class air travel between India and the U.S, a monthly stipend, accident and sickness benefit, settling-in allowance, and a professional allowance.
Duration: Eight to twelve months
Eligibility: A PhD within the last four years, significant number of publications in the domain, Employer’s Endorsement Form if employed.
Allowance: US $ 3000 per month One time personal contingency grant of upto a maximum of Rs. 50,000 to cover for visa, airport transfer, medical insurance etc Travel grant of upto $ 600 for six months and $ 1200 beyond Air-tickets through Air India
Eligibility: a. permanent teacher in a university/institution recognized by UGC under 2(f) and 12B of UGC Act b. Under the age of 40 year as on 1st June, 2015 c. Publications in peer reviewed journals d. PhD in Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Science, Engineering, Technology, Agricultural Sciences) or MD/MS/Ph.D. in Medical Sciences e. At least 60 per cent marks or equivalent in the post-graduate degree