United States-India Educational FoundationAmrita Center for International Programs is happy to announce various opportunities that is offered by the United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), competition for the 2016-17 Fulbright-Nehru and other Fulbright fellowships for Indian citizens.

FELLOWSHIP CATEGORY

Masters’ students, professors, researchers, and other professionals.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION

The last date for USIEF to receive completed online applications is July 1, 2015.

FULBRIGHT-NEHRU MASTER’S FELLOWSHIPS

This fellowship is for outstanding students with a four-year undergraduate degree and three years of professional work experience, who wish to pursue a master’s degree program in the U.S. in the following fields of study: Arts and Culture Management including Heritage Conservation and Museum Studies; Environmental Science/Studies; Higher Education Administration; Public Health; Urban and Regional Planning; and Women’s Studies/Gender Studies.

Please check this web-link  for more details.

HUBERT H. HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIPS

This is a prestigious 10-month fellowship for young- and mid-career professionals, policy makers, planners, administrators , and managers in the government, public and private sectors, and NGOs for professional development in the fields of Agricultural and Rural Development; Communications/Journalism; Economic Development; Educational Administration, Planning and Policy; Finance and Banking; Higher Education Administration; HIV/AIDS Policy and Prevention; Human Resource Management; Law and Human Rights; Resources, Environmental Policy, and Climate Change; Public Health Policy and Management; Public Policy Analysis and Public Administration; Substance Abuse Education, Treatment and Prevention; Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (Teacher Training or Curriculum Development); Technology Policy and Management; Trafficking in Persons, Policy and Prevention; Urban and Regional Planning.
Please check this web-link for more details

THE FULBRIGHT-NEHRU DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS, POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS, AND ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE FELLOWSHIPS

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Applied Economics
  • Education Policy and Planning
  • Energy Studies
  • International Security and Strategic Studies
  • Public Health Policy and Management
  • Public Policy (limited to Science and Technology Policy)
  • Science and Technology (limited to bioengineering, climate change sciences, computer and mathematical sciences, and neurosciences)
  • Study of India (limited to language/literature/linguistics, history, and visual and performing arts)
  • Study of the United States (limited to language/literature/linguistics, history, and visual and performing arts)
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Women’s and Gender Studies

 

FULBRIGHT-NEHRU DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

This is meant for those who have registered for a PhD in an Indian institution and would find it beneficial to pursue part of the doctoral research in a U.S. institution. This pre-doctoral fellowship will provide an opportunity to the selected candidates to do research in the U.S. for up to 9 months. 

Please check this web-link for selection criteria and more details.

FULBRIGHT-NEHRU POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

This fellowship is for faculty and research scholars who have completed their PhD in the last four years (2011-15), and wish to pursue a postdoctoral research fellowship in the U.S. for a period ranging from 8 months to 24 months.

Please check this web-link  for more details.

FULBRIGHT-NEHRU ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE FELLOWSHIPS

This fellowship provides an opportunity to faculty of higher education institutions, senior researchers and professionals to teach and/or conduct research at a U.S university from 4 months to 9 months.

Please check this web-link  for more details.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications should be submitted online. For guidance on the application process, please write to usiefchennai@usief.org.in or call 044-28574275

Web link:

For more information about the Fellowships, please visit the  website: United States-India Educational Foundation(USIEF)Research Internships In Science and Engineering(RISE)

For further information contact:

Sujatha / Kartik

Coordinator, AMRITA Center for International Programs 
Email:amrita.scholarships@gmail.com
(Please use subject title: USIEF 2016 - 2017)