University Grants Commission
Raman Fellowship for Post Doctoral Research for Indian
Scholars in United States of America (2013-14)
The objective of the Post Doctoral Fellowships for the year 2012
to be awarded by University Grants Commission, India for the young Indian
scholars is to provide them an opportunity to have international collaborative
research opportunities, training in advanced techniques and technologies in
emerging fields, thereby furthering their research capacity and ability to
contribute to higher education with global perspective and forging long-term
relationships with distinguished experts in these fields in USA.
Post Doctoral Fellowships
Total : 300
Salary : “The Fellow will be entitled to fellowship
amount of US $ 3000 per month.” The minimum period of the fellowship would be 6
months and maximum period of fellowship would be 12 months.
The applicant should be a permanent teacher in a
university/institution recognized by UGC under 2(f) and 12B of UGC Act.
The applicant should possess at least 60 per cent marks or
equivalent in the post-graduate degree.
The applicant should possess a Ph.D. degree in respective
academic discipline (Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Science,
Engineering, Technology, Agricultural Sciences) or MD/MS/Ph.D. in Medical
The Applicant must provide proof of having carried out
independent research work published in peer reviewed journals preferably
The applicant should be of age up to 40 years as on 31
The reservation will be available in accordance with the
Mandatory attachments required during submission of online
Applicant will be required to upload scanned copies of the
following documents while applying online:
Caste Certificate. (in Case of SC/ST/OBC)
Physical Disability Certificate (if applicable)
Proof of Age Certificate. (i.e. Xth certificate, School
Leaving Certificate etc)
Copy of correspondence with the host institute in USA.
How To Apply:
Steps to fill-in the online form:
Step-1: Personal Information A candidate registration id is
generated on completion of step 1 that can be used for generating a pdf file
once submission process is completed.
Step-2: Qualification & Career Information
Step-3: Award & Research Information
Step-4: Publication Information including Paper published
Last Date: 30 September, 2013
Courtesy : UGC