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Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture – CRIDA Scholarships 2012

Research Associate and Senior Research Fellowships in Agronomy, Soil Science, Soil Water Conservation Engineering, Crop Physiology, Forestry, Agricultural Economics, Entomology / Agricultural Entomology at Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture,India 2012

Study Subject ( s ) : Eligible subjects are Agronomy, Soil Science, Soil Water Conservation Engineering, Crop Physiology, Forestry, Agricultural Economics, Entomology / Agricultural Entomology
Course Level : This Scholarship program is available for Research Associate and Senior Research Fellowships
Scholarship Provider : Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture
Scholarship can be taken at : India

Eligibility for CRIDA Scholarships :

  • Research Associate – Doctoral Degree in Agronomy & related basic sciences / Soil Science / Agro meteorology / Farm Machinery & Power / Soil & Water Conservation Engineering. 40 yrs for men and 45 yrs for women.
  • SRF – Post Graduation in Soil & Water Conservation Engineering / Agronomy / Entomology / Zoology / Microbiology / Agricultural Engineering / Agricultural Extension 35 yrs for men and 40 yrs for women.

CRIDA Scholarship Open for International Students :

  • No, CRIDA Scholarship is not available for International Students. Only Indian Students can apply.

CRIDA Scholarship Description :

  • CRIDA is a National Research Institute under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research ( ICAR ) established in 1985 with a mandate to carry out basic and applied research in rainfed farming.
  • The Institute also undertakes National / International Collaborations and Consultancy Projects.
  • All India Coordinated Research Programs ( AICRPs ) of ICAR on Dryland Agriculture and Agrometeorology with 25 partners each are in CRIDA.
  • This is the lead Institute and the National Nodal point for the National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture ( NICRA ) which is being implemented at large number of Research Institutes of ICAR, State Agricultural Universities and 100 KVKs.

Number of awards : Research Position : 3 Senior Research Fellowships : 04.

  • Tenure of Awards : Not Known
  • Value : Research Position [rupee] 24,000/- Senior Research Fellowships [rupee] 16,000/-

CRIDA Scholarship Application Form :

  • The candidates should bring their application in the prescribed format ( attached ) along with original and attested copies of documents related to age, qualifications, experience, etc.
  • All applicants should report at 0930 hrs for screening of their applications at IGH, CRIDA campus. No application form shall be made available at the venue of walk – in – interview.

CRIDA Scholarship Application Deadline : 5th October, 2012.