Fellowships

  • Indian-origin professor awarded Fulbright-Nehru fellowship 31-05-2014 06:41 PM

    An Indian-origin professor has been awarded the Fulbright-Nehru fellowship for Academic and Professional Experience to teach immunonutrition and functional foods in medical institutions across India, a press statement said. Anil Kulkarni, a professor at the University of Texas Health Science Centre at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School in Texas, will work...
  • Indian-origin cardiologist named White House fellow 30-08-2013 03:42 AM

    Kapil Parakh, an Indian-origin cardiologist working in Washington area, is among a dozen people chosen by the White House for its prestigious fellowship programme for 2013-14. A Zambia University graduate, Parakh is the director of heart failure at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Centre and assistant professor in the Departments...
  • UGC-NET exam rescheduled for September 8 20-08-2013 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) would again conduct the national eligibility test (NET) Sepember 8 for students of Delhi and Ranchi who could not appear when it was originally held on June 30, an official statement said on Monday. A re-examination is being done for the Delhi students...
  • Are you a journalism student? Google has something for you 17-12-2012 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Here is an interesting piece of information for students studying journalism. Google has come up with its first ever fellowship program for journalism students. So, if you are a student journalist looking to harness the power of technology to tell stories in new ways, then the first ever...
  • 47 eminent artists get Sangeet Natak Akademi awards 09-10-2012 04:54 PM

    New Delhi: Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan and Santoor exponent Shivkumar Sharma were among the recipients of Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship and awards given to 47 eminent persons by President Pranab Mukherjee here on Tuesday. A total of 11 eminent persons in the field of music, dance and theatre were...
  • KVPY sciences scholarship application last date extended: click to apply 07-09-2012 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: The last date for submission of online applications for The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) fellowships has been extended to September 12. The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is an on-going national programme of fellowships in basic sciences, initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology,...
  • KVPY sciences scholarship application closes today: click here to apply 06-09-2012 11:57 AM

    Today, September 7, is the last date for submission of online applications for The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) fellowships. The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is an on-going national programme of fellowships in basic sciences, initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, to...
  • Shah Rukh Khan charms Yale crowd 13-04-2012 01:17 PM

    New Haven: Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan enthralled the students of Yale University as he came to the Ivy League institution as a Chubb Fellow, one of its top honours. A crowd gathered outside the Shubert Theatre early in the afternoon and as the day went on the line snaked...
  • Indian gets Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship 25-05-2011 11:05 AM

    Mumbai: A young Indian scientist has been awarded the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Experienced Researcher Fellowship for his research in macromolecular chemistry, involving work on targeting cancer cells and in inflammation using ligands and hyper-branched polymers. Dr Jayant Khandare, who is currently working with Piramal Life Sciences Limited, has joined...
  • Santa makes an epic journey - to Nepal 22-12-2010 11:20 AM

    Kathmandu: Four years after the Hindu kingdom of Nepal became a secular republic where Christians no longer face state persecution, guess who is making an epic journey here this Christmas? It's good old Santa Claus. Santa Claus has exchanged his reindeer-drawn sleigh for a boat, tractor, rickshaw and all the...