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
Snehashish Mitra Fulbright Fellow 2020 National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), Bengaluru; Between Forest and City: Land Contestations in the Hills of Guwahati
Dickens Leonard Michael Raj Fulbright Fellow 2020 Centre for Studies in Social Sciences (CSSS), Kolkata; University California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Ethical Dimensions of Caste-less Community: Iyothee Thass, Dalit Movement, and Modern Print in Colonial India
Harpreet Singh Sidhu Fulbright Fellow 2020 Punjab Police, Chandigarh; Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond NA
Neeta Verma Fulbright Fellow 2020 Directorate of Education, Government of NCT, New Delhi; Appalachian State University, Boone NA
Remya Kommeri Fulbright Fellow 2020 Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), Thiruvananthapuram; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Analysis of Transcriptome and Proteome of Adipose-derived Stem Cells Fused with Cardiac Cells: Exploring the Scope of Microgel-mediated Transplantation
Kshama R Kaushik Fulbright Fellow 2020 Minu Manovikas Mandir Inclusive School, Ajmer; Arizona State University, Phoenix Meaningful Involvement of Special Needs Children in the Classroom with and without Technology
Ramesh Prasad Badoni Fulbright Fellow 2020 Government Inter College Misraspatti, Dehradun; Arizona State University, Tempe Development of Science Lesson Using ICT Tools for High School Student of Rural Indian Society
Abhishek Dey Fulbright Fellow 2020 National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela; California Institute of Technology, Pasadena Modeling and Implementation of a Microbial Consortium for Remediation of Pesticides
Jayashree Mazumder Fulbright Fellow 2020 Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali; University of California, Davis Investigating the Adaptive Interface between Sex, Rank, and Tool-use in Non-human Captive Primates
Mukesh Kumar Fulbright Fellow 2020 Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar; Syracuse University, Syracuse Nanoscale Charge Transport and Energy-level Alignment Studies of Amorphous TiO2 as an Efficient and Alternative Electron Transport Layer for Earth-abundant Cu-Zn-Sn-S Solar Cells