CSIR invites applications for Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) Fellowship 2012. This fellowship is awarded to the toppers of CSIR-UGC JRF (NET) and some other discriminating categories. The main aim of this fellowship is to nurture the upcoming scientific talent and to encourage the objective of pursuit of scientific research.
The stipend of Rs. 20000 plus HRA per month will be given during the first 2 years of the fellowship and a contingency grant of Rs.70000 per annum. It can also be raised to Rs.24000 plus HRA per month from 3rd year onwards on the basis of evaluation/satisfactory progress. Initially the duration of the fellowship will be for 2 years. Later it can be extended upto 5 years as per normal rules for CSIR JRF (NET) Program.
Students from following subjects (Maths, Earth, Chemical, Physical sciences and Life) are considered.
- B. Tech candidates of IIT who have completed third year with 9.5 CGPA & above
- Top 3 students in each of the above disciplines of integrated MS program of IISERs, of the current year.
- Top 5 GATE score holders in each of the above disciplines, of the current year.
- IIT graduates of current year with CGPA 9.5 & above
- Top 15 rank CSIR-NET qualified candidates of the preceding year.
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The qualified candidates will be called for personal interview by a particularly constituted panel of subject-experts. This selection procedure will be completed by end of July each year.
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CSIR informs the names and roll numbers of the qualified candidates on the official website www.csirhrdg.res.in and send call letters to attend the personal interview on the scheduled dates. The application form can be downloaded from the website given above must be duly filled and submitted to HRDG, CSIR.
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SPM Fellowship is expected to start from August 1, every year.
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