Indian Students eligible Master’s Scholarships at University of Liverpool in UK, 2013

Indian nationals are being tendered with exciting and generous scholarship and internship opportunities to study for a microelectronics Master’s degree at the University of Liverpool undertaking their project work as paid interns at ARM R&D in the UK. This offer is made available by the ARM Ltd and the University of Liverpool and being granted for the 9th year, this time.

The scholarship is for the MSc(Eng) Microelectronic Systems (preffered) or MSc(Eng) Microelectronic Systems and Telecommunication and can be taken at UK. The cut-off date of the scholarship is May 2013.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

Scholarships are open to students holding an offer for the MSc(Eng) Microelectronic Systems (preffered) or MSc(Eng) Microelectronic Systems and Telecommunication at the University of Liverpool’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics for Sept entry. Applicants should have:

  1. -First class BSc, BE or BTech degree in a relevant subject (ideally Computer Science with a good background in computer hardware)
  2. -Multi-disciplinary interest in Computer Science and Electronics engineering
  3. -Desire to advance Internet of Things technology and applications
  4. -A keen and demonstrable interest in research relating to security of embedded systems, wireless sensor networks, ubiquitous computing, human computer interactions, distributed systems, data mining and visualization, energy harvesting, ultra low power design
  5. -Experience and ability with prototyping/scripting languages, object oriented software design, embedded system design using C, web applications development
  6. -Experience in embedded systems design, system on chip or IC design
  7. -Good English language skills (minimum IELTS 6.5/TOEFL 230 + ER 4.0 or 70% in English at Standard XII from central or metro state boards)
  • About the nationality:-

The students of India can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-
  1. One or two scholarships are offered.

  1. It covers -An ARM R&D Award of £6,200
  2. -A guaranteed 4 month internship with ARM R&D in CambridgeUK with graduate intern level salary
  3. -An ‘Indian Regional Award’ from the University of Liverpool worth £1000 tuition fee reduction

  1. Other Benefits: The scholarship package will approximately cover the tuition fees of the Master’s course.

  1. Notification: Short listed candidates will advance to a telephone interview with a senior ARM engineer in July 2013. Selection interviews will be held at the offices of the University’s representatives in India in May/June 2013.
  • About the applying procedure and the Deadline:-

The mode of applying is online.

The application deadline is May 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

Welcoming applications for PhD Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences at IISER Mohali in India, 2013

Submissions are invited for an interdisciplinary PhD in the Humanities and Social Science by Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Mohali, India. At present, the specializations offered are in the areas of Architecture, Disaster relief, Gender Studies, History, Human geography, Social theory and Urban studies, English Literature and Philosophy. The provider is also chiefly interested in candidates involved in working at the interface between Science, Environment and Society. MA/ MS/ M. Phil/ B.Tech/ B.Arch or equivalent degree in any subject with minimum 60% marks (or equivalent grade) is what the applicant must possess. The offer is tenable at India and to nationals of India.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

The applicants must possess a MA/ MS/ M. Phil/ B.Tech/ B.Arch or equivalent degree in any subject with minimum 60% marks (or equivalent grade).

  • About the nationality:-

The Indian students can submit an application for the fellowship.

  • About the offer:-

The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research invites applications for an interdisciplinary PhD in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Currently, the specializations offered are in the areas of Architecture, Disaster relief, Gender Studies, History, Human geography, Social theory and Urban studies, English Literature and Philosophy. We are also particularly interested in candidates interested in working at the interface between Science, Environment and Society. We welcome students that wish to cut across conventional disciplinary and methodological boundaries and explore intersections.

  • About the awards:-

Once student get admission, they receive fellowship (institutional/UGC-NET or JRF) depends that they are a UGC NET/JRF or not even if applicant does not have NET/JRF, s/he is eligible to apply.

  • About the applying procedure and the Deadline:-

Please send email to Dr. Anu Sabhlok at hssphd-at-iisermohali.ac.in with the following:

  1. -CV
  2. -A one page Statement of Intent outlining research interests and previous experience
  3. -Graduate transcripts, percentile in national level exams taken such as UGC NET, GATE
  4. -Names and contact details of 3 referees.

The last date for submitting application for the August 2013 session is April 15th, 2013

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

Taiwan Scholarship Program for Indian Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students in Taiwan for 2013/2014

Ministry of Education Taiwan is providing scholarship for Indian students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate study in Taiwan for 2013/2014 academic years in the courses offered by the University. The number of the fiscal grant is five which covers tuition fees up to four years for undergraduate programs, two years for masters programs and up to four years for doctorate programs and also a stipend of NTD 15,000 (undergraduate) and stipend of NTD 20,000 (postgraduate).

The grant is an effort to encourage outstanding India students to undertake degree studies in Taiwan so as to familiarize themselves with the academic environment in Taiwan and promote communication, understanding and friendship between Taiwan and India.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

(i) Applicants must be an Indian national with a high-school diploma or post-secondary degree(s), with an excellent academic record, and be of good moral character.

(ii) Applicants are ineligible if they meet the following criteria:

1. Are R.O.C. nationals or overseas Chinese students

2. Are already registered or have obtained student status at any university/college in Taiwan. Graduating students pursuing further studies are exempt from this rule.

3. Have already studied in Taiwan for the same level of degree as the one in which they currently intend to enroll.

4. Are exchange or dual/joint degree students admitted in accordance with academic cooperation agreements between local universities/colleges and international universities/colleges.

5. Have been a recipient of the Taiwan Scholarship for over a total of five years.

6. Have had, in the past, their Taiwan Scholarship or Huayu Enrichment Scholarship from the MOE revoked.

7. Are recipients of any other scholarship or subsidy offered by the Taiwan government or education institutions in Taiwan. This excludes subsidies offered by universities/colleges to cover tuition and other fees exceeding the scholarship limit.

(iii) Applicants should apply directly for admission within the deadlines specified by each university/college listed in the “Association of Taiwan Scholarship Program Schools”. Applications for admission outside of the universities/colleges participating in the Taiwan Scholarship Program are automatically disqualified and will not be returned.

  • About the nationality:-

The students of India can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-

Total number of scholarship is five (5) for 2013-2014 academic years.

 

Duration

-The maximum period of each scholarship is four years for undergraduate programs, two years for master programs, and four years for doctorate programs. The maximum length of the total awards for each recipient undertaking a combination of studies is five years.

-Annual award periods begin on September 1st and continue until August 31st of the following year. Recipients must arrive in Taiwan and enroll at their admitting universities/colleges withinprescribed period unless delays have been approved by the relevant institutions and the MOE. If recipients fail to arrive in Taiwan for registration during this period, their award will be revoked with no deferrals.

-Subsistence allowances begin from the month of the recipients’ registration at the universities/colleges and end when the award period expires or upon the recipients’ graduation, withdrawal, suspension, expulsion, or revocation of the scholarship.

 

It covers

-Tuition and payment of academic fees, including credit fee. Upon validation of tuition and above fees, the MOE awards each recipient per semester up to NTD40,000. (Approximate US$1,400.00). If the total amount of these fees should exceed NTD40,000, the remainder of all costs shall be covered by either the recipient, or the recipient’s college, whereas over NTD40,000 are the sole responsibility of the recipient. Tuition and academic fees do not include any of the following: administration fees, thesis advising fees, insurance premiums, accommodation, Internet access, all of which are payable by the recipients.

-Subsistence allowance: The MOE offers each recipient undertaking undergraduate studies a monthly stipend of NTD15,000.(Approximate US$520.00); it offers each recipient undertaking postgraduate studies a monthly stipend of NTD20,000. (Approximate US$700.00).

 

Candidates and alternate candidates and their awarding universities/colleges are to be notified by May 31, 2013.

  • About the allying procedure and Deadline:-

Application form should be done on typewriter or computer, and only send by certificate mail. E-mail application form or send in person will not be accepted. Applicants should send the following document within the period specified enclosed with their application to: Cultural Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in New Delhi, N-88, Panchsheel Park, New Delhi-110017. Tel:11-41090545.  Failure to include any of these documents renders the application incomplete, and the applicant will not be further considered for the scholarship, without further notice:

(i) Taiwan Scholarship Application Form.

(ii)  A copy of the applicant’s passport or other nationality certificates.

(iii) A copy of the highest degree and academic transcripts. If issued by international educational institutions, these documents must be authenticated by an overseas Representative Office or be sealed and delivered by the awarding institutions. Documents in a language other than Chinese or English must be translated into Chinese or English and the translated documents must be authenticated.

(iv) A copy of admission application materials to universities/colleges in Taiwan (e.g., copies of application fee remittance, application form, receipt of application from universities/colleges, e-mails,).

(v) A copy of a language proficiency certificate:

1. A copy of results or certificate for the “Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language” (TOCFL) Level3 or above.

2. For applications to all-English programs, a copy of TOEFL test scores or other recognized English language proficiency exams or degrees awarded in English must be submitted.

(vi) Two letters of reference signed and sealed in envelopes (i.e. from the principals, professors, or supervisors). Photo copies and email submissions of letters of recommendation will not be considered.

(vii) Additional documents as specified by the individual representative offices.

 

Deadline for application is March 31, 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link:-

 

Developing Countries Students are offered with OFID Scholarships Award 2013

The pleased provider OFID (The OPEC Fund for International Development) delightedly publicize that eligible applicants having acquired or are on the verge of completing their undergraduate degree and who wish to study for a Master’s degree are welcome to submit an application for the OFID Scholarship 2013. The OFID Scholarship will be awarded to support students or candidates for Master’s degree studies (to study in Development or Energy Studies). The scholarship is funded for students of developing countries and to be taken at Austria.

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

Applicant

-Must be between the ages of 23-32 at the time of submitting his/her application.

-Must have obtained or be on the verge of completing their undergraduate degree with a Baccalaureate from an accredited college/university, or its equivalent.

-Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 rating system, or its equivalent.

-Must be matriculated at an accredited university for the upcoming academic year starting August/September 2013, and must maintain full-time status for the duration of the Master’s Degree.

-Must be a national of a developing country (except OFID Member Countries)

-Must select a subject of study that pertains to OFID’s core mission, such as: economics of development (poverty reduction, energy and sustainable development), environment (desertification), or other related science and technology fields.

  • About the nationality:-

The students of following countries may take the benefit:-

Angola, Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Antigua, Albania, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Burkina Faso Bangladesh, Bahrain, Bhutan, Barbuda, Belize Barbados, Brazil, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cameroon, Cape Verde Chad, Central African Republic, Comoros Congo DR, Republic of Congo, Cote d’lvoire, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba ,Djibouti Dominica, Dominican Republic, Egypt Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Grenada, Guyana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Jordan, Jamaica, Kenya Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea D P R, Kyrgyz Republic, Kosovo, Lao, Lesotho, Lebano, PDR Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Maldives, Moldova Mongolia, Myanmar, Namibia, Niger, Nepal, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines Paraguay Peru, Panama, Rwanda, Senegal Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia Sudan, Swaziland, São Tomé & Principe, Samoa Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Syria, St. Christopher, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, Saint, Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Tajikistan, Thailand Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Uruguay, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

  • About the awards:-
  1. The funds will be spread over a maximum of one year, toward the completion of a Master’s degree, or its equivalent, at an accredited educational institution, starting in the autumn of the academic year 2013.

 

  1. It covers the tuition fees, including any supplementary examination fees, as may be required by the academic institution, will be paid by OFID directly to the academic institution. Health insurance will be paid in accordance with the institution’s own standard medical scheme. A monthly allowance to cover living expenses, books and accommodation, will be transferred to the student’s own personal bank account on a quarterly basis.

 

  1. Only the winners will be notified by June 13, 2013 via their website.
  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-
  1. -A completed on-line application form.
  2. -A scanned copy of the applicant’s passport.
  3. -A scanned copy of the last university degree or certificate.
  4. -A scanned letter of acceptance from chosen educational institution, confirming your admission, subject of study and duration of the Master’s degree program (must not exceed one year).
  5. -A proof of meeting any prerequisites, including language proficiency.
  6. -A short essay – of about 500 words in English – giving reasons for applying for the OFID scholarship, explaining your educational goals, and clearly describing how you will use the experience gained from your Master’s degree studies to help in the development of your home country.
  7. -Two letters of recommendation from professors and/or lecturers at applicant’s present university.
  8. Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  9. The OFID Scholarship for Developing Countries Students application deadline is May 1, 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

 

Senior Research Fellowships funded by DBT at CCS University, India, 2013

The provider delightedly invites the submissions from the aspiring and brilliant students for the posts of two SRFs, one each for the following two DBT funded research projects. The offered grant is open to Indian nationals and can be taken at India. It is noteworthy about the provided grant that if “suitable candidates for the posts of SRF are not available, JRF may be appointed for either one or both the projects”.

 

(1) “Mobilizing QTL/Genes for Quality Traits into High Yielding Wheat Varieties Through Marker-Assisted Selection” (on-going project, up to August 31, 2014)

 

(2) “Cloning and Characterization of Genes Expressed in Response to Leaf Rust Infection in Bread Wheat” (new project, tenable up to January 2016).

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

-Candidate should be M.Sc./M.Sc. (Ag.)/M.Phil. in the area of Plant Sciences (preferably Genetics and Plant Breeding/Plant Biotechnology).

-For the posts of SRF, two years research experience in the field of molecular marker technology for crop improvement is essential (for JRF, candidates with fresh Master’s degree will also be considered);

-Candidates who have qualified NET will be preferred.

  • About the nationality:-

The students of India can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-

a)     Two SRFs are offered. Applications are invited for the posts of two SRFs, one each for the following two DBT funded research projects. If suitable candidates for the posts of SRF are not available, JRF may be appointed for either one or both the projects.

a) Durable For project (1) From April 01, 2013 to August 31, 2014 (2) for three years

b)    Its coverage is according to DBT norms.

c)     Academic qualification and Interview will be norm for selection.

  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

a)     Interested candidates may send their bio-data to Prof. P.K. Gupta (pkgupta36@gmail.com)/ Prof. H.S. Balyan (hsbalyan@gmail.com) (in exceptional case, bio-data may also be submitted at the time of interview).

b)    Attend the interview on Monday, March 4, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Department of Genetics & Plant Breeding, Ch. Charan Singh University, Meerut.

For further information about the application and scholarship please visit the link

 

Buru Energy Limited provides Buru Energy Scholarship for Women in Petroleum Geoscience in Australia 2013

Buru Energy Limited the provider the above mentioned scholarship provides it for pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate coursework degree level. The fields like that of Civil and Resource Engineering, Earth and Environment, Exploration Targetting, Earth Sciences, Geology and Petroleum Engineering are the study subjects of this scholarship which can be taken at Australia.

The provider has contributed funds to “The University of Western Australia” to provide scholarships with a view of supporting female students undertaking research and studies in petroleum geo science.

Information:-

About the eligibility:-

(1) To be eligible to apply for a scholarship a student must be—

(a) female

(b) Enrolled or eligible to enroll in either—

(i) An honours course in geology; or

(ii) A master’s by thesis and coursework degree course in geoscience or petroleum geoscience; and

(c) Undertaking research and studies in the field of petroleum geoscience.

(2) To be eligible to take up the scholarship the recipient must be—

(a) Enrolled full-time in the course for which the scholarship has been awarded to the recipient unless there are exceptional circumstances1 which preclude full-time enrolment; and

(b) Commencing research and studies in the field of petroleum geoscience.

1 Exceptional circumstances include, but are not limited to, a medical condition and major family commitments.

About the awards:-

The scholarship is acceptable for the duration of the course for which the scholarship is awarded or the standard full-time equivalent if approval has been granted for part-time study on the basis that there are special conditions which precludes full-time study.

 It covers a total offer of $10000.

About the nationality:- Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen, Chinese Citizen, Australian Humanitarian Visa, International, ADS Participating Country, Member Country of the Commonwealth, Canadian, Indian, Citizen of Pakistan, Chilean can submit an application for this scholarship.

About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

The mode of applying is online. A hard-copy application confirmation must be submitted, along with the online submission, for the scholarship to be considered. The application confirmation is available after the online submission of the application. Before commencing your application:

Step 1. Review the eligibility criteria for each scholarship students wish to apply for (available using the round links below)

Step 2. Read the Pandora Advice for Applicants

Step 3. Register as a Pandora user.

Applicants, who are not UWA students, please use the email address he/she registered with as his/her username.

The application deadline is 1st March 2013.

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

 

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Indian Researchers are offered Indo-US Research Fellowship to be taken at USA 2013

Devoted to the common objective of sponsoring science and technology in the course of work out programs and to foster contacts between scientists and technologists at an early career phase mutually initiate the Indo-US Research Fellowship Program for Indian Researchers for pursuing research programme in the areas of Atmospheric and Earth Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Engineering Sciences, Life Sciences, Medical Sciences, Mathematical and Computational Sciences and Physical Sciences (Promising applications in areas other than the above areas may also be considered).

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

PhD in Science, Engineering, Technology or Medicine.

Applicants must provide proof of independent research work in internationally recognized academic journals.

Age: Upto 40 years as on 31 December 2012.

  • About the nationality:-

The students of India can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-

It will enable young Indian researchers to carry out a clearly defined research project at a place of their choice in USA up to a period of 12 months.

“The IUSSTF Fellow will be entitled to fellowship amount of US $ 3000 per month.”

“IUSSTF Fellow will also be entitled to a personal contingency grant of upto a maximum of Rs. 50,000 to cover for visa, airport transfer, medical insurance etc. Medical insurance expenses, visa fee, airport transfer charges will be met by the fellow from out of this personal contingency grant.”

IUSSTF Fellow will also be permitted to travel within USA to attend conferences or visit other institutes of interest with the approval of the advisor at the host institute. The Fellow will be entitled to avail one of the following grants for this purpose.

i) Grant of $ 600 for fellowship period upto 6 months

ii) Grant of $ 1200 for fellowship period beyond 6 months

Air-tickets for all the selected IUSSTF Fellow would be provided directly by the IUSSTF travel desk by economy class and shortest route from their place of work in India to the place of the American host institute and back. As a rule, reimbursements will not be provided for air tickets purchased directly.

  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

1. The application should be submitted in the prescribed format i.e. Application Summary and Detailed Application Form

2.  Application should not be more than 20 pages maximum including CVs

3.  Application should be forwarded through the head of organization/ department where the candidate is employed

4.  Scanned copy of acceptance letter from host institution in USA

Complete Application should be submitted electronically to:

Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

Email: fellowship@indousstf.org and fellowshipindous@gmail.com

  1. Deadline: 8 March 2013

For further information about the application and the scholarship please visit the link

 

Indian Students are offered Huawei Maitree Scholarship Program in China 2013-2014

Introduction to provider and the scholarship:-

The provider of the program in its attempt to encourage the spirit of innovation and scholarship in every discipline, it has instituted “Huawei Maitree Scholarship Program 2013″to assist Indian undergraduate and graduate students who desire to practice higher studies in China. This program aspires in bringing about a better understanding, positive reception and friendship amid the youth of India and China. Under this scholarship program, 10 scholarships will be made available every year to select Indian students for undergraduate and post graduate studies in China.

The offered scholarship is preferably for pursuing graduate and postgraduate studies in the emerging areas of science and technology, culture and social studies and development related programs provided by Huawei and can be taken at China.

 

The eligibility and international applicability:-

Candidates must satisfy the following criteria to avail Huawei Scholarship:

  • -The candidate must be Indian citizen, resident in India and up to 32 years of age as on April 1, 2013 in the year of the Scholarship.
  • -The candidate must not have any criminal charges pending in a court of law in India or elsewhere.
  • -The candidate should have a good academic track record.
  • -The candidate must have independently gained admission to a reputed University/College/Institution in China at the time of applying the Scholarship.
  • -The candidate must undertake not to avail of any other corporate or Government scholarship or assistance for the same programme of study in China.
  • Only Indian students can submit an application for this scholarship.

 

Applying procedure and Deadline:-

The candidate must put forward his application online only.

  • -The candidate should submit his application only online through Huaweischolarships.org, giving complete and accurate details about his/her school and university education, awards, post graduate research work, professional experience (if any) and a statement of purpose.
  • -The candidate should provide references from two persons of repute preferably academicians and teachers.
  • Proof of admission in a university/institute in China.
  • -A statement of purpose (not exceeding 300 words) substantiating the stream of study the candidate wishes to pursue.
  • -Copies of DEGREE and COURSE CERTIFICATES and/or MARKSHEETS.
  • -Any other proof of credentials the candidate may deem important.
  • The Deadline for submitting the documents and applying for the scholarship is 1st July, 2013.

For further information about the application and scholarship please visit the link

 

Indian Students are offered with S.N Bose Scholars Student Exchange Program in USA 2013

The prestigious the Science & Engineering Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India, the Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) by partnering with a intend to develop a dynamic and transformative student exchange program amid premier institutions in India and the United States provides this offer named as S.N Bose Scholars Student Exchange Program to take up research as a career in leading U.S. institutions for students pursuing a Bachelors or Masters’ degree at a recognized institution of higher education and learning in India and its is also noteworthy that it is open to students of Atmospheric and Earth Sciences; Chemical Sciences; Engineering Sciences; Mathematical and Computational Sciences; and, Physical Sciences to take up research as a career and to be taken at USA.

Further more the program is envisaged to:

 

a)     Provide an opportunity to Indian students to experience world-class research facilities in leading U.S. institutions;

b)    Encourage and motivate students to take up research as a career;

c)     Pave the way for the next generation of pioneers and innovators in science and technology to interact with each other, and;

d)    Build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations cutting across boundaries around the globe.

 

Information:-

  • About the eligibility:-

Indian citizens currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters’ degree at a recognized institution of higher education and learning in India.

Open to students of Atmospheric and Earth Sciences; Chemical Sciences; Engineering Sciences; Mathematical and Computational Sciences; and, Physical Sciences

The applicant should have a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 8.0 or higher (Percentage equivalent: 80% and higher).

3. Only those candidates who shall be completing their degree program on or after May 2014 are eligible to apply.

  • About the nationality:-

The students of India can submit an application for this scholarship.

  • About the awards:-
  1. -Stipend
  2. -Accommodation
  3. -Air-fare
  • About the applying procedure and Deadline:-

Applications are to be submitted by post

Applications’ are to be submitted till 15th February 2013

For further information about the application and scholarship please visit the link