15 January 2017
President A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Postgraduate Fellowship is conducted by University of South Florida (USF) for Indian Students in honour of former President A.P.J.Abdul Kalam. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Fellowship is for Indian Graduate students who are willing to pursue Doctorate from the University of South Florida. Candidates willing to join USF need to fill the Application Form on or before 15 January 2017.
Scholarship Benefit: The tuition fee of the candidates selected for President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Postgraduate Fellowship will be waived off for a total of up to four years and in addition, to that candidates will also get a monthly stipend of USD 2000 (Approx. INR 1.3 lakh) for 9 months for the first year.
For the remaining 3 years, department/college contributing will provide a teaching/research assistantship.
|Class/ Age||Post-Graduate Students|
|Details||Nationality: The Fellowship is given in the honour of former Indian President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, thus only Indian students can apply for the Fellowship.
Qualification: The applicant needs to be an Indian Graduate willing to pursue Doctoral degree in any of the following fields:
The candidate selected for the award of the President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Postgraduate Fellowship will get the benefits of the scholarship after he/she is enrolled in studies at USF. The details of the benefits are:
President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Postgraduate Fellowship Application can be made after the admission application for USF Graduate Application has been made. Candidates are required to enter their U-ID Number while making the application. The details of the application process are:
Application form: The candidates can download the application form of President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Postgraduate Fellowship online.
Download Application Form
Documents Required: Once the candidate is done with all the steps involved in USF Graduate Application process, they can make application for the Fellowship with the following documents:
The completed application form along with the above-mentioned documents in PDF Format are to be sent via email to “KalamFellowship@usf.edu”
The selection of the candidates will be done by the University of South Florida on the basis of academic credentials and a passion for the STEM fields of study. Applications demonstrating experience in their discipline, research productivity, and professional contributions and achievements to the field will get preferred.
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