SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

By | January 12, 2018

SERB Early Career Research (ECR) Award Scheme 2018:

Science and Engineering Research Board is all set to arrange SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018. Candidates who have completed Ph.D or Master’s Degree in medical field, are eligible to apply for this scheme. However, candidates who are Research Associates and Guest Faculties, can not participate in SERB Early Career Research (ECR) Award Scheme 2017.

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

Department of Science and Technology wants to encourage young and intelligent candidates to start research on quite new areas. The purpose of organizing SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018 is to provide manpower, consumables, equipment, travel and contingency. Candidates should use these resources into their research project(s) in Science and Engineering.

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018 Notification has been released by Science and Engineering Research Board on its official website at www.serb.gov.in. Candidates who possess required qualification, can start their research career with this award scheme. Government of India wants to help talented candidates to explore their research activities in different research areas.

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their knowledge, skills and academic background. Still the final decision on whether a candidate is eligible or not, will be in hands of SERB Board Selection Committee. Department of Science and Technology invites online application from young, educated and enthusiastic candidates for Early Career Research Award Scheme 2017. Interested candidates should apply online for ECR Award Scheme 2018 via official web portal at www.serbonline.in.

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme Details 2018

Name of Organization:

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

Official Website:

www.serb.gov.in

www.serbonline.in

Name of Award Scheme:

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

Duration & Schedule of Research Project:

The duration of Early Career Research (ECR) Award Scheme 2018 will be for a period of maximum three years. For more details, please refer Official Notification.

Age Criteria:

Age of candidate should not be more than 37 Years.

Relaxation of three years in Upper Age Limit will be given to Women candidates (all categories), SC, ST, OBC and Physically Challenged candidates. So the Age Limit is 40 Years for such candidates.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidate should be an India Citizen.
  • Candidate must have obtained Ph.D degree in Science or Engineering OR M.D or M.S degree in any discipline of medicine.
  • Faculties who are recruited through UGC-Faculty Recharge Program are eligible to apply.

Candidates are not eligible in case they are Research Associates, Guest Faculty, Visiting Scientist, Project Fellows, Faculty Members whose contract is renewed every year; and those who are expecting to draw salary from the scheme.

Research Award Grant:

Candidates will be given one time Research Award Grant of Rs.50 Lakh for whole period of three years. Please note that, Overheads are not included in above Award Grant.

Other Benefits & Support:

Facilities of equipment, manpower, consumables, travel and contingency are covered in Research Award Grant.

Process of Selection:

Selection of candidates will be based on recommendations of Expert Committee. However, the committee may call up the candidates for personal discussion regarding Research Project.

How to Apply Online for SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018:

  1. Log on to official website at www.serb.gov.in.
  2. Find out Awards & Fellowships section and select Early Career Research Award.
  3. Read complete guidelines of Award Scheme and also check Formats & Guidelines.
  4. Go to official portal at www.serbonline.in.
  5. Search for Early Career Research (ECR) Award Scheme 2018.
  6. Click on Apply Online link to proceed.
  7. Register yourself and fill up the application form with necessary details.
  8. Prepare your proposal and upload your proposal file as PDF.
  9. Submit the application form online on completion of filling up all the details.
  10. Save your Application Registration Number, User Name and Password (if any) for future reference.
  11. Take printout of your application form for record and more use.

Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Application: 1st July 2017

Closing Date for Online Application: 31st July 2017

SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

Starting of Online Application: 1st January 2018

Last Date of Online Application: 31st January 2018

Click to Read/View Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018

Kindly visit Official Website Portal at www.serbonline.in and www.serb.gov.in to get more information about SERB Early Career Research Award Scheme 2018 to be held by Science and Engineering Research Board, Online Application Form, Duration of Scheme, Age & Eligibility Criteria, Research Grant, Process of Selection, Important Dates and Steps to apply for SERB Early Career Research (ECR) Award Scheme 2018.

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