Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018

By | June 21, 2017

Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018: Science and Engineering Research Board is going to organize Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018 in upcoming time. Government of India and Confederation of Indian Industry are inviting online application from the Indian students who are studying Ph.D program. PM Fellowship Scheme 2018 is a great opportunity for students to earn when they learn. Students must note down that SERB Board will not accept the application form by any other mode.

Every year, Department of Science and Technology conducts Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Ph.D learning students. Government of India will select the most deserving students for Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018. Selected students will work with industries which are concerned with this scheme. The purpose of organizing such fellowship is to provide financial support to Ph.D pursuing students in form of scholarship.

Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018

Prime Minister's Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018

Department of Science and Technology has just released an advertisement about Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018 on its official website. Through this fellowship scheme, Government of India wants to build future leaders in industrial research & development. Interested students are required to apply online for PM Fellowship Scheme 2018 by visiting the official web at www.primeministerfellowshipscheme.in. Students must register and submit their application form for Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme 2018 within 14 months of joining Ph.D program.

Name of Organization:

Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

Official Website:

www.primeministerfellowshipscheme.in

Name of Fellowship:

Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018

Fellowship arranged by:

Government of India and Confederation of Indian Industry

Duration & Schedule of Fellowship:

The duration of Fellowship and Students will be given Scholarship for period of maximum four years. For more details, kindly refer Official Notification.

Eligibility Criteria:

Students must be studying Ph.D program at a recognized university across India.

Imp. Note: At the time of applying for PM Fellowship Scheme 2018, it must not be more than 14 months of registration of Ph.D.

In addition, there should be an industry or company which is ready to appoint the student under fellowship scheme as well as support him/her financially during fellowship period.

For more details, please refer Official Notification.

Fellowship Scholarship/Allowance:

PM Fellowship Scheme has a provision to award up to 100 new scholarships every year of Rs.8.7 lakh per annum per student.

Scholarship amount will be paid to relevant student as follows:

  • 50% of Scholarship to be paid by Government of India
  • 50% of Scholarship to be paid by respective company /industry.

Scholarship is to be paid to students up to four years.

Process of Selection:

Selection of students for PM Fellowship Scheme for Ph.D Scholar 2018 and Scholarship will be done based on following terms:

  • Research Project selected by student and industry should be innovative, high scientific merit. Project should have practical relevance with industry.
  • Student, academic guide and industry mentor must have a strong academic background and R&D record.

How to Apply Online for Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018:

  1. Log on to official website at www.primeministerfellowshipscheme.in.
  2. Find out Advertisement section and select it to go to relevant page.
  3. Read whole advertisement carefully and get back to home page.
  4. Click on the link Student Register Here to begin.
  5. Register yourself as a Student and save your login credentials i.e. User Name and Password.
  6. Download the Call for Proposal and Document Checklist.
  7. Tie up with a company of your choice and get signature of an authorized officer and host institute on relevant documents.
  8. Collect all documents and make digital copies of them.
  9. Fill up the online application form with all necessary details.
  10. Upload all the documents as per instructions.
  11. Submit the application form online on completion of filling up.
  12. Do Not send physical copy of application form to SERB or CII.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Submission of Application: Not more than 14 months of Ph.D registration at the time of application

Click to Read/View Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018

Kindly visit Official Website at www.primeministerfellowshipscheme.in to get more information about Prime Minister’s Fellowship Scheme for Doctoral Research 2018 notification released by Government of India and Confederation of Indian Industry, Online Application Form, Duration & Schedule of Fellowship, Eligibility Criteria, Scholarship Details, Process of Selection, Important Dates and Steps to apply online for PM Fellowship Scheme for Ph.D Scholar 2018.