Amrita Center for International Programs is happy to announce The Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program - a dynamic and transformative program has thus been developed to foster long term Indo-American science and technology partnerships.

Eligibility : Indian citizens currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Water Science and Engineering at a recognized institution of higher education and learning in India

Age : Up to 32 years as on 31 December 2019

Duration : Internship: Minimum 3 months and up to 6 months

Note : The above numbers are tentative and can be increased, decreased or inter-changed in either category at the discretion of DST, IUSSTF and UNL.

Internship Includes* :

  • Air-fare (To be facilitated by IUSSTF Travel desk)
  • Monthly Stipend
  • Contingency allowance
  • Health insurance
  • Partial Housing allowance

*Strictly as per the Terms and Conditions of the WARI Internship Award Regulations

Broad Categories for Research

  • Ecological and human health impacts of pollutants and emerging contaminants
  • Groundwater quality assessment and management
  • Health impacts of water quality
  • Laboratory methods to support water-related research
  • Methodologies to help remediate current and future contamination threats
  • Methods for measuring water quality
  • Non-point source pollution and rural drinking water quality
  • Remote sensing applications for monitoring water quantity and quality
  • Social and behavioral aspects of understanding and protecting water quality
  • Wastewater quality, management and reuse
  • Quality of water in pipe distribution systems
  • Microbial source tracking
  • Fate and transport of microbial pathogens in the environment
  • Evaluation of low-cost technologies for water and soil pollution remediation

Submission Deadline : September 30, 2019

To apply and for more information please visit

For Further Information Contact :

Sujatha /Anandi/ Smitha
Amrita Center for International Programs
Email: amrita.scholarships@gmail.com
(The Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program)
0476-2804160

Warm Regards,

Dr. Maneesha V. Ramesh
Dean, International Programs
AMRITA Center for International Programs (ACIP)
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritapuri Campus, Amritapuri, Kollam, 690525
 

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