Inlakhs Fellowship Program 2011 for Studying Abroad
Study Subject : Biology, Ecology and Conservation
Employer : Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation
Level : Masters
Are you a young person with a passion for wildlife? Do you want to use your energy and skills to make a difference to biodiversity conservation in India? The Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program can help.
This Program has been set up in memory of the late Dr. Ravi Sankaran who followed up his detailed field studies of wild species with innovative projects to conserve their populations.
The Program funds three major activities :
- A Master’s degree at a university abroad
- An internship with an organisation abroad
- A short conservation research or implementation project within India (in a Small Grants program)
Fellows may also be granted an additional amount towards project expenses, subject to a maximum of Rs 200,000 per year.
Selection Criteria for Inlakhs Fellowship Program :
Each activity is intended to have an explicit conservation focus, with an emphasis on clear on-ground conservation benefits.
Successful applicants will ordinarily hold a Bachelor’s degree (in any discipline) and be below the age of 30 on the date of the application deadline.
Inlakhs Fellowship Program Application Deadline : call for applications will be in January 2011