Sunday, 21 February 2016

Newton-Bhabha Fund for Ph.D. scholars

The Newton-Bhabha Fund has been set up to develop joint programs in science & research fields. These include neuroscience, mental health, cancer biology, etc. The fund is named after Sir Isaac Newton, mathematician and physicist and Homi Jahangir Bhabha, nuclear physicist.

Fund features
The costs covered will include that of:
  • Visa fee
  • Economy class international airfare
  • Overseas travel insurance
  • In-country costs include accommodation and stipend
Eligibility criteria
You should be a Ph.D. fellow of the Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) who has completed a minimum of 2 years of research.

How to apply
Your application should be submitted with an endorsement from both the sending and receiving supervisor. The receiving supervisor should give a confirmation that they will host the student, stay duration and the fees. 

Please refer to the official website for schedules of application for each year.
 
Website: https://www.britishcouncil.in/newton