FELLOWSHIPS

  • CambridgeIndia senior fellowships on anvil September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Looking to deepen its engagement with India, Cambridge University plans to soon start senior fellowship programme where the participants would spend a significant part of their time in the country. UKbased University of Cambridge, one of the oldest in the world, already has about 270 active projects in...
  • Hyderabad scientist Mahipal Reddy gets Royal Society fellowship September 5, 2014

    Hyderabad: Chief scientist at the Council of Scientific and Industrial ResearchIndian Institute of Chemical Technology based here, has been honoured with the Fellowship of Royal Society of Chemistry (FRCS), London, in recognition of his outstanding research. Dr B Mahipal Reddy, the Chief Scientist and Head of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry Division,...
  • Indianorigin professor awarded FulbrightNehru fellowship May 31, 2014

    An Indianorigin professor has been awarded the FulbrightNehru 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 as...
  • Indian-origin cardiologist named White House fellow August 30, 2013

    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 of...
  • UGCNET exam rescheduled for September 8 August 20, 2013

    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 reexamination is being done for the Delhi students who...
  • Are you a journalism student? Google has something for you December 17, 2012

    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 October 9, 2012

    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 September 7, 2012

    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 ongoing 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 September 6, 2012

    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 ongoing 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 April 13, 2012

    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 around...
  • Indian gets Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship May 25, 2011

    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 hyperbranched polymers. Dr Jayant Khandare, who is currently working with Piramal Life Sciences Limited, has joined the...
  • Santa makes an epic journey to Nepal December 22, 2010

    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 reindeerdrawn sleigh for a boat, tractor, rickshaw and all the other...