When someone starts working, there done. Usually there is no personal growth from that point on. However there are many fellowships that provides personal development for professionals. This post list some of these top professional fellowships.
Allowances: Round-trip economy class air travel from India to the U.S., travel within the U.S., lodging and a per-diem.
Eligibility: a. At least 2 years’ experience in international education
b. be mid to senior-level college or university administrators (deans, department heads, directors of international centers/offices, foreign student advisors, or registrars etc.) working at Indian institutions.
Eligibility: a. Be full time school teachers (6th to 12th grades) in a school that serves a primarily local (not expatriate) population
b. Five or more years of classroom experience in ILEP teaching disciplines: English, English as a Foreign Language (EFL), Social Studies, Mathematics, Science, or Special Education;
c. Live and teach in the states of Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli
d. Have earned a Bachelor’s degree with a teacher training degree
e. Obtain a minimum score of 500 on paper based TOEFL or 61 on an internet based TOEFL
Allowances: -1 visa support, A pre-departure orientation held in India, Round-trip airfare to and , within the U.S, Academic program fees, Housing, and meals, Accident and sickness medical insurance coverage, Transportation to the practicum school (if necessary), A daily allowance, A book/professional development allowance and A baggage/shipping allowance
Fellowships for mid-career professionals from developing countries. They can spend a period of time at a UK host organisation for professional development.
Eligibility: Five years’ relevant work experience working in development-related organisations
Areas: Agriculture / fisheries / forestry, Economic growth, Education, Engineering / science / technology, Environment Governance, Public health
Duration: Between one and three months. Up to a maximum of six months
Contact: India (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