Bhaskar Advanced scholarship and fellowship

Khorana Program for Scholars 2017

Last date to apply

November 30, 2016

About Khorana Program for Scholars

  • Khorana Program for Scholars has been launched to provide opportunity to the brightest students of India to undertake research at University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) and partner universities in Summer 2016 for a period of 10 weeks
  • The prestigious Khorana Program for Scholars is supported by The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India, Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and WINStep Forward
  • The objectives of the program are
    • Provide encouragement to young scholars to undertake R&D
    • Enable students to carry out research at a premier University in the United States
    • Transform research into societal benefits Build a seamless scientific community between India and the United States
  • The program will begin in May 2017 and end in July 2017.

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Khorana Program for Scholars Eligibility Criteria

Gender Both
Region All India
Class/ Age B.Tech, M.Tech or M.Sc. Biotechnology and allied areas
  • Candidate should be currently pursuing B.Tech, M.Tech or M.Sc. Biotechnology and allied areas
  • The applicant should have:
    • Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 8.0 or higher
    • Percentage equivalent: 75% and higher.
  • Candidates who shall be completing their degree program on or after May 2017 are eligible to apply

Not Eligible to apply

PhD students are NOT eligible to apply

Khorana Program for Scholars Reward

  • Monthly Stipend
  • Air-fare (To be facilitated by IUSSTF Travel desk)
  • Health insurance

Khorana Program for Scholars Application form and Process

Candidates can make the online application for Khorana Program for Scholars 2017, using the application portal.

Click here to Apply Online

Points to Note

  • Handwritten & single scanned pages of application form & supporting documents will not be accepted.
  • DO NOT attach the mark sheets of Class 10 and Class 12
  • If you do not have a passport and have applied for it, mention “Applied For” in the passport details section of the Application form

Enclosures to be attached with the Application Form

  • Two recommendation letters from Referees.
  • Scanned copies of latest mark sheets and transcripts

Submission of Application Form

The duly filled in online Application Form need to be sent along with all the important enclosures to

Khorana Program for Scholars Address

Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum
Fulbright House 12, Hailey Road New Delhi – 110001

Khorana Program for Scholars Contact Details

Phone: 91-11- 42691713, 42691700, 42691708
Fax: 91-11-23321552

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The Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, and the Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

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