selection committees seek young women and men of outstanding intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service.
The rhodes scholarships support students who demonstrate a strong propensity to emerge as ‘leaders for the world’s future’.
They are well known advocates for expanded social justice, and have advanced the frontiers of science and medicine.
A rhodes scholarship covers all university and college fees, a personal stipend and one economy class airfare to oxford at the start of the scholarship, as well as an economy flight back to the student’s home country
To nurture the budding scientific talent and to nourish the objective of pursuit of scientific research.
Pursuing ph.d programme with a special fellowship in csir labs/other specialized r & d institutions/universities.
Nature of fellowship:
Stipend : rs.20000/- + hra per month during the first two years of the fellowship and a contingency grant of rs.70000/- p.a. May be raised to rs.24000/- + hra per month from third year onwards on the basis of review/satisfactory progress. May be reverted to jrf (net), if performance is not found satisfactory.
Duration: initially for 2 years. Extendable as per normal rules for csir jrf (net) programmes; maximum up to 5 years.