The fellowship is tenable for 2 years in Research Institutions/Universities/Non-profit R&D Institutions within India and cannot be availed at the same institution where the candidates have earned their PhD degree.
Each fellow would be entitled to a fellowship of Rs 35,000/- per month and research contingency grant of Rs 2, 00,000/- per year.
The applicants with good academic record and holding a PhD or equivalent degree in Science, Engineering and allied areas of Cognitive Science are eligible for CSRI-PDF. Those who have submitted Ph.D. thesis are also eligible to apply. The upper age limit for ‘DST-CSRI-Postdoctoral Fellowship’ is 40 years.
How to apply:
Candidates are required to submit two (2) copies of application in Prescribed format available at DST website www.dst.gov.in. The envelope should be superscribed with CSRI PDF Application”. The application should be sent to Dr HB Singh, Scientist, Department of Science and Technology, Technology Bhawan, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi-110016 by speed post. A soft copy of proposal should also be mailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last date: 31st October, 2014.
For more details, please visit: http://www.dst.gov.in/whats_new/main-new.htm#mpg