The Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship invites Faculty, researcher and professional for teaching and researching in US institutes. The fellowship will be for four to nine months. The applications are invited for the following Science fields: Agricultural, Bioengineering, Climate Change, Computer, Economics, Education Policy and Planning, Energy, International Law Security and Strategic Studies, Material, Neuroscience, Public Health and Policy, Study of India, Study of the United States, Urban and Regional Planning and Women and Gender Studies. Applicants must have associated with any US host institution for the grant. If the applicant are having a letter of invitation from a US institution, they have to include it in while applying online. The applicant will get a monthly stipend, accident and sickness program for exchanges, settling-in allowance, professional allowance, dependent allowance and international travel.
|July 17, 2017||Application due date for 2018-2019 awards|
|August 2017||Field-specific experts review applications to short-list candidates|
|End-October 2017||National interviews of short-listed candidates in Delhi|
|Novemberr 2017||USIEF notifies principal and alternate nominees that they are recommended|
|December 2017||USIEF forwards applications of recommended candidates to the U.S. for J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (FFSB) approval and placement|
|March-April 2018||USIEF notifies finalists|
|May-June 2018||Pre-Departure Orientation|
|August-September 2018||Program begins|
The application can be done online with the following steps:
Step 1: Please go to the website and read all the details click here.
Step 2: Now go to the website to apply online.
Step 3: Click on create an account.
Step 4: Write your email id, create a password, your full name, your address.
Step 5: Click to accept the terms and condition and continue.
Step 6: Proceed the next step and submit.