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Posted at: Aug 14, 2019, 8:14 AM; last updated: Aug 14, 2019, 8:14 AM (IST)SCHOLARSHIP ROUNDUP

Biomedical Research

The Wellcome Trust/DBT India, Alliance, is extending the opportunity of securing Senior Fellowship and Intermediate Fellowship positions to basic science/veterinary researchers to become a part of cutting-edge research in the field of biomedical science. The programme provides fellowship benefits for conducting research and opportunities for international funding.

Eligibility: Indian basic science/veterinary researchers who have research experience of 4 to 15 years post PhD may apply for this fellowship

Details: Selected fellows will be provided with appropriate salary benefits, research funds and opportunities of international collaborations for research purposes for 5 years of the programme.

Deadline: August 22, 2019

How to apply: Online

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Mahindra All India Talent Scholarship (MAITS) 

Students, from the lower income group families aspiring to do a job-oriented diploma course from government polytechnics are invited by K.C. Mahindra Education Trust to apply for the scholarship and attain financial assistance.  

Eligibility: Students, who have passed Class X, XII or equivalent and have enrolled into first year of diploma studies, in a government or recognised polytechnic institute, are eligible.

Details: Selected students will be given cash prize of Rs 10,000 p.a. for three years.

Deadline: August 22, 2019

How to apply:Online application.

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National Innovation Foundation (NIF) is organising this year's Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards to encourage innovative ideas and creativity among young school children. Students submitting best technical ideas will get various benefits towards converting their ideas into market feasible models.

Eligibility: All students up to the age of 17 years, studying in classes up to Class XII (HSE or equivalent) may apply for this contest.

Details: Selected ideas will get the chance to travel free of cost to Ahmedabad for showcasing their idea at a national event. These ideas will also get appropriate funding, mentorship, patent-filing, and other support for practical applications.

Deadline: August 31, 2019

How to apply: Apply in both online and offline mode

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SAIL Caller Tune Competition

The Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) invites creative young minds to submit entries of an appropriate 'Caller Tune' for the organisation and claim exciting prizes.

Eligibility: The competition is open to all the Indian citizens above 14 years of age.

Details: The best entry of caller tune in either hindi or english language will be awarded with a cash reward of INR 25,000

Deadline: August 21, 2019

How to apply: Online

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