Water Advanced Research and Innovation Fellowship Program
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Water Advanced Research and Innovation Fellowship Program

  
  
  
  
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Areas of Study :
Research program
Level :
Research Level
Scholarship Funded by :
Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) 
Provided to :
Students and scientists of India

The Department of Science and Technology of Govt. of India, The University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), The Daugherty Water for Food Institute (DWFI) and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) provides Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program for students and scientists of India for pursuing world class research facilities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Daugherty Water for Food Institute in USA. The aim of the program is to promote research and capacity building in the area of water;
encourage and motivate outstanding students to take up research as a career path; and pave way for the next generation scientists and technologists from India to interact with American peers, thus helping to build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations.

Internship Details

The Internship is for 5 fellows for a period of Minimum 3 months and up to 6 months

Internship includes

Air-fare (To be facilitated by IUSSTF Travel desk)
Monthly Stipend
Contingency allowance
Health insurance
Partial Housing allowance

Scholarship Description

The Fellowship is for 5 fellows for a period of Minimum 3 months and up to 12 months

The Fellowship includes

Air-fare (To be facilitated by IUSSTF Travel desk)
Monthly Stipend
Contingency allowance
Health insurance
Partial Housing allowance
Conference allowance

Eligibility:

For Internship: Candidates must be Indian citizens pursuing a PhD in Water Science and Engineering at a recognized institution of higher education and learning in India.

For Fellowship: Candidates must be Indian citizens having PhD in Water Science and Engineering. Candidates must be able of doing independent research work and have published in internationally recognized academic journals.

Fellowship is open to the applicants who are working in the fields of Water resources, water chemistry and environmental engineering.

The applicant should be affiliated to a public funded R&D Lab/ S&T Institution (non-private)/ recognized Universities/Colleges in India.

Age Limit 

For Internship: Applicants must have 32 years of age as on 31st December 
For Fellowship: Applicants must have 40 years of age as on 31st December 

How to Apply :

Candidates can submit the application form electronically to water.fellowship@indousstf.org

Useful Contact

For information on potential mentors and research at UNL and DWFI

Prof. Roberto Lenton
Founding Executive Director and Robert B. Daugherty Chair
Professor, Biological Systems Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Email: Contact Now
Website: waterforfood.nebraska.edu

For program information

Dr. Nishritha Bopana
Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum
Fulbright House
12, Hailey Road
New Delhi – 110001
Phone: +91-11-42691709
Email: Contact Now
Website: www.iusstf.org



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