Indian Council of Medical Research – ICMR International Fellowship 2016

The Indian Council of Medical Research ( ICMR ) invites applications from Indian biomedical scientists for the international fellowships for the year 2016-17.

Number of fellowships : Young scientists – 12; Senior scientists – 6.

Duration : 3 – 6 months for young scientists and 10-15 days for senior scientists.

Eligibility for ICMR International Fellowship 2016 :

  • MD / PhD degree with at least three years Teaching / Research experience for Young Scientists.
  • Regular position in a recognized biomedical / research / health institution in India
  • Below 45 years of age for young and 57 years for senior scientists.

ICMR International Fellowship Financial Support 2016 :

  • US$ 3000 per month, contingency grant of Rupee 20,000/- and return economy class air ticket ( excursion airfare ) for young scientists
  • US$ 200 per day  ( including US$ 75 as per diem and US$ 125 is for accommodation), contingency grant of Rupee 20,000/- and return economy class air ticket ( excursion airfare ) for senior scientists

ICMR International Fellowship Applying Procedures 2016 :

  • The applicant should submit a letter of acceptance from the foreign Institute where  he / she proposes to work along with a concrete plan of training / research work to be undertaken during the fellowship.
  • Recommendation by the Head of the parent organization / institute is essential
  • Incomplete applications will not be entertained.
  • Decision of ICMR will be final.
  • If selected, the fellowship is to be availed before 28th February, 2017
  • Ten copies of the application should be submitted to the following address :
    International Health Division ( IHD ),
    Indian Council of Medical Research,
    V. Ramalingaswami Bhawan,
    Post Box No.4911,
    Ansari Nagar,
    New Delhi – 110029.
  • Last date of receipt of applications : 31st March, 2016

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