Programmes & Schemes

Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM

To provide opportunities to Indian Women Scientists, Engineers & Technologists to undertake international collaborative research in premier institutions in U.S.A, to enhance their research capacities and capabilities, Department announces “Indo-U.S. Fellowship for Women in STEMM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine) jointly with Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF). Program has two modules : 1. Women Overseas Student Internship program module and 2. Women Overseas Fellowship program module

Programme Type: Women Schemes

Ministry / Department: Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt of India

Focused Area: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine

Target Audience: Women Scientist

Funding Agency: Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India

Eligibility: Indian women applicant currently pursuing Ph.D. degree in Basic Sciences, Engineering or Technology including Agricultural and Medical Sciences

Purpose: Innovations, Research

Duration: 3 to 6 Months

Application Method: Online

Fellowship / Financial Assistance: For Women Overseas Student Internship program module 1. Monthly stipend of $2,500 2. Air Fare up to $ 2,500 3. Health Insurance of up to $500 4. Contingency up to $1,000 For Women Overseas Fellowship program module 1. Monthly stipend of $3,000 2. Air Fare up to $ 2,500 3. Health Insurance of up to $1,000 4. Contingency up to $1,000 5. Conference Allowances of up to $1,200

International: (Country/Agency): India, US

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