India in Global Science

India's International Fellows

The government of India has taken several initiatives towards the international exposure of scientists working in India in addition to providing lucrative incentives to bring back the eminent scientists to the country vis-a-vis implementation of several International Fellowship Programmes / Schemes.

These International Fellowships include:

i) Fellowships for attracting highly skilled, outstanding researchers and scientists of Indian origin working abroad by providing them an attractive avenue to pursue their R&D interests in Indian Institutions.

ii) Fellowships providing opportunities to the best and brightest Indian students/ researchers / scientists to go abroad and gain exposure to world class research facilities and peers in leading institutions, thereby helping to build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations.

iii) Besides these, Indian scientists regularly apply for other international fellowships and their contributions are significant in the international arena.

These efforts have helped develop a pool of talents who are helping in the furtherance of excellence in science in the country. This Section provides information regarding the scholars honoured with these International Fellowships, the year of award, their affiliations and their area of work. It includes information regarding scholars like Ramanujan Fellows, Ramalingaswami Fellows, Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance Fellows, Fulbrighters, Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Fellows, Indo-Australia Early and Mid-Career Researchers (EMCR) and so on...

India International Talents

Total number of Record(s): 510
Awardee Fellowship Name Year Affiliation Specialisation
Professor Neena Gupta Ramanujan Prize 2021 Indian Statistical Institute in Kolkata Algebraic geometry and commutative algebra
Shweta Basnett Fulbright Fellow 2021 Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and Environment (ATREE), Bengaluru; University of Maryland, College Park Informing Conservation Prioritization in the Face of Climate Change through Climatic-Niche and Pollinator-Driven Diversification Modeling
Tushar Sakorikar Fulbright Fellow 2021 Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore; North Carolina State University, Raleigh Soft Pressure and Shear Sensor with Visual Readout for Lower Limb Prosthesis
Shounak Roy Fulbright Fellow 2021 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi; Texas A&M University, College Station “4D Bioprinting of Light-Responsive Biomimetic Actuator”
Deekshi Angira Fulbright Fellow 2021 Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru; University of Texas Southwestern Medical Centre, Dallas Delving in the Era of Precision Medicine for Colorectal Cancer via KRASG13D Mutant as a Potential Target
Hemantika Singh Fulbright Fellow 2021 Ambedkar University, New Delhi; University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Methods in Digital Media and Online Ethnography
Pooja Prabhu Fulbright Fellow 2021 Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal; University of California, San Francisco Deep Learning for Automated Detection of Epileptiform Discharges
Sania Ismailee Fulbright Fellow 2021 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi; Columbia University, New York The conflict of gender equality with religious freedom: Secularism and the Uniform Civil Code in India
Pearlin Hameed Fulbright Fellow 2021 Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore; University of Connecticut, Farmington To study osteointegration of SLM printed hybrid Titanium implant in transgenic small animal model for healing of bone defects.
Soibham Haripriya Fulbright Fellow 2021 Independent Scholar, Delhi; South Asia Institute, University of Texas-Austin Poetry, Death, and the Fiction of the Social

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