Call for Applications – Paired Early Career Fellowship in Applied Research - PECFAR
This IGSTC PECFAR fellowship intends to facilitate a pair of early career researchers to have a short visit to India/Germany for networking and exploring avenues for collaboration and innovation in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM).
This fellowship intends to facilitate a pair of Early Career Researchers to have a short visit to India/Germany for networking and exploring avenues for collaboration and innovation in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM).
The pair* will be formed by an Indian and a German Early Career Researchers who shall submit a joint proposal for availing of the fellowship. The paired fellows can jointly plan the fellowship visits to the partner country (India/Germany) accordingly. The fellows may also connect and travel to other institutions in India/Germany to enhance networking.
- Early Career Researchers holding regular positions in academia/research institution/industry or holding long-term nationally recognized fellowships (4 years and above).
- Minimum Qualification: Masters in Science/Bachelors in Engineering (4 years).
What can be funded:
The Financial support from IGSTC shall be provided as one time grant and it will be limited to:
- Fellowship: € 2300 per month/fellow on pro rata basis.
- Single round trip economy class airfare including visa fees and medical/travel insurance approximately ₹ 1 lakh (for Indian fellow) and € 1500 (for German fellow).
A one-time grant will be provided to cover the travel, accommodation and fellowship.
Internal consultation and deadline for submission & check: 20 March 2023
Closing date for applications at IGSTC portal:
31 March 2023
More information about programme:
Dr. Pradeep Ghosh
Head of International Cooperations
Office of International Programme for Students & Researcher
Tel.: +49-6159-71- 3257 / 3555
Email: International(at)fair-center.eu or International(at)gsi.de