Applications are invited for twenty “Rajat Jayanti Vigyan Sancharak Fellowships” instituted by National Council for Science and Technology Communication, Department of Science & Technology.
Fellowship details: The duration of the fellowship will be for one year and will comprise a Stipend of Rs.12,000/- per month (Rs.16,000/- in case of a Ph.D. holders), an annual contingency of Rs.30,000/- and travel grant of Rs.15,000/-. Mentors will receive an Honorarium of Rs.20,000/- in a year.
Eligibility: The fellowship recognizes Science Communicators with uniformly brilliant academic record and supports innovative work in selected scientific institutions/universities/S&T based voluntary organizations under the guidance of a senior science communicator.
The candidates below 35 years on 31.12.2012 (relaxable by 5 years for Women candidates) possess a graduation or higher degree in science, engineering, medical science, agriculture, information technology, mass communication, etc. from a recognized university.
How to apply: Click here to know application details (http://www.dst.gov.in/whats_new/whats_new12/RJVSF-2012.pdf )
Deadline: November 30, 2012
Check here for more details: http://www.dst.gov.in/whats_new/whats_new12/RJVSF-2012.pdf