kscste.kerala.gov.in KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowship 2017-18 for students of Kerala Eligibility Criteria Application Process

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    Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) is inviting application form to award Special Post doctoral Fellowships to the suitable candidates. The candidates who are Ph.D Degree holders in the field of Veterinary Science, Dairy Science, Life Science, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Astronomy, Physics, Protein crystallography, Structural Biology and Space Science can submit the applications for KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowships (SPDF) 2017-18. There will be one fellowship from each category for those who have acquired a Ph. D degree with high quality research publications in reputed journals. The selected candidates of SPDFs will be engage in full time research work for 3 years in the appropriate subject areas.
    This is one the fellowship launched to encourage Ph.D holders to practice research and to develop career as scientists. And to encourage selected candidates and convey the skills needed for them to become lifelong learners and to develop technical and leadership skills.

    Last Date : 16th September, 2017

    Eligibility Criteria for KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowship 2017-18 :

    è] The applying candidates must be a domicile of Kerala and Keralite by birth.

    è] The candidates age should not be more than 40 years as on 1st January, 2017.

    è] He/she must have Ph. D degree with first class/equivalent grade in preceding degree in the field of Veterinary Science/Dairy Science/Life Science/ Biotechnology for Verghese Kurien KSCSTE Post Doctoral Fellowship, Mathematics/Astronomy/Physics for Jyeshtadeva KSCSTE Post Doctoral
    Fellowship, Protein crystallography/Structural Biology for G.N. Ramachandran KSCSTE Post Doctoral Fellowship and Space Science for Parameshwara

    è] The candidates must have consistently good academic record from any of the universities / recognized research centers anywhere in India.

    è] The applicant must have published at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed Journal (SCI – Journal) or one patent.

    KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowship 2017-18 Benefits :

    (#@)= The selected candidates of Special Post Doctoral Fellow (SPDF) will be provided with monthly fellowship of Rs.35, 000/- (Thirty Five Thousand) for three years.

    (#@)= They will also be provided with 10% H.R.A.

    (#@)= An annual contingent grant of RS.70,000 /- (Seventy Thousand) will also be given to them.

    (#@)= Selected SPD fellows will also get Travel grant of Rs.20,000 /- (Twenty Thousand) per annum.

    (#@)= The selected scholars can be availed for research in an institution anywhere in India where the elected scholars has undergone Ph.D. work.

    Application Process for KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowship 2017-18 :

    (**) The candidates who fulfill their eligibility conditions may submit the applications in the prescribed format along with the other documents.

    Download Application Form

    Documents required :
    • Submit the photocopies of certificates,
    • Training certificate
    • Date of Birth certificate which showing candidates age
    • Educational qualifications
    • Achievements of students
    • Candidates may also submit the publications etc.
    • Undertaking

    (**) An undertaking from Head of any of the recognized Research Centres/ Departments/ Institutions stating that research facilities will be extended for the SPDF fellow or they have no objection to allow the SPDF to carry out the programme in the institution.

    (**) In the application form, the candidates must also mention his/her mailing address, contact number and email ID.

    Full detailed KSCSTE Special Post Doctoral Fellowship application in duplicate should reach to the below mentioned address on or before the due date.

    Address :
    The Director, KSCSTE, Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 004

    Contact Details :

    Address :

    Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom,
    Thiruvananthapuram 695004
    Kerala, INDIA.
    Telephone nos. : ++91 + 471 2548200, 471 2548250
    Fax: ++91 + 471 2540085
    E-mail: kscste@gmail.com
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