Applications Open for Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 31 August 2017

The Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), the Daugherty Water for Food Institute (DWFI) and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) are seeking applications for its Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program to nurture cooperation between students and scientists from both countries.

Objectives

The program is envisaged to:

  • provide opportunity to best and brightest Indian students and scientists to gain exposure and access to world class research facilities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Daugherty Water for Food Institute;
  • promote research and capacity building in the area of water;
  • encourage and motivate outstanding students to take up research as a career path; and
  • pave way for the next generation scientists and technologists from India to interact with American peers, thus helping to build long-term R&D linkages and collaborations.

Duration

  • Internship: Minimum 3 months and upto 6 months
  • Fellowship: Minimum 3 months and upto 12 months

Eligibility Criteria

  • For Student Internships
    • Indian citizens currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Water Science and Engineering at a recognized institution of higher education and learning in India;
    • Age: Upto 32 years as on 31 December 2017
  • For Fellowships
    • Indian citizens having Ph.D. in Water Science and Engineering.
    • Applicants must be able of doing independent research work and have published in internationally recognized academic journals.
    • Open to applicants working in the fields of Water resources, water chemistry and environmental engineering.
    • Age: Upto 40 years as on 31 December 2017.
    • Employment: The applicant should be affiliated to a public funded R&D Lab/ S&T Institution / recognized Universities/Colleges in India.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online via given website.

Eligible Country: India

For more information, please visit WARI Fellowship Program.

ICNL: Promoting a Favorable Legal Environment for Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO)

Global Affairs Canada’s Growth that Works for Everyone: Inclusive and Shared Prosperity in Ukraine

Applications Open for Tata Trusts’s Travel Grant Program!

DST-NWO: Seeking Expressions of Interest for Urban Water Systems

Active Citizens Fund: Promoting Democratic Participation and Human Rights in Poland

Ecologists in Africa: Providing Support of Up to £8,000

NYCI: Inviting Applications for Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme 2018

Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Grant Program: Supporting Research in the field of Cancer in U.S.

RWJF’s Systems for Action: Systems and Services Research for a Culture of Health

Organic Farming Research Foundation: Seeking LOIs for 2018 Research Grants Program

ICFJ/Connectas: Inviting Applicants for Investigative Reporting Opportunity 2018

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: Journalism Training – Connecting Media and Government

McLain Association for Children: Accepting Applications for Small Grant Program

Jewish Helping Hands: Seeking Applications for Tikkun Olam Grant Program

Heinrich Boll Foundation: Seeking Applications for Reportage on Water Management in Morocco

Apply for NERC Innovation Projects 2018!

UN Women/Kosovo Call for Proposals: Ending Violence against Women- Implementing Norms, Changing Minds

UN-Habitat: Development and Deployment of E-Learning Programme for Participatory Slum Upgrading Programme

USAID’s Civic Engagement Project: Inviting Macedonian CSOs for Rapid Response Grants (RRGs)

International Center for Not-for-Profit Law: Seeking Applications for Global Education Initiative Grants

Rumphius Foundation Grants: Enriching Groups and Organizations in United States

SHRIM Call for Proposals: Supporting the Implementation of Security and Human Rights

Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

FHI 360: DREAMS – Community Mobilization and Norms Change Program