United States India Educational Foundation (USIEF) is inviting Indian students to apply for various fellowship opportunities it offers. There are different deadlines for different fellowship awards.
Categories of Fellowship Awards –
Student Awards to pursue a master’s degree or attend a US university as a visiting student researcher
Scholars and Teacher Awards for academics, teachers and professionals to teach or conduct research in the US
Professional Development Programs for leadership and skill development.
Fellowship Opportunities –
Doctoral Research Fellowships
Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowships
Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
CII Fellowships for Leadership in Management
International Education Administrators Seminar
Other Fulbright Fellowships
Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowships
Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program
Fulbright Scholar-in Residence Program
Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program
Non Fulbright Fellowships
International Leaders in Education Program
Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program
Fulbright Specialist Program
Eligibility Criteria –
Each individual program has its own eligibility criteria and requirements. Interested applicants must visit Fellowships for Indian Citizens page and look for the opportunity s/he is interested to apply.
While selecting the fellows, evaluation is made on the following reference –
Academic credentials and professional ability
Merit of the proposed Fulbright project
Motivation, maturity, leadership and adaptability
Ability to contribute as a cultural ambassador beyond the specific field of study
Commitment to community or national service
Relevant professional/work experience
Commitment to return to India after completion of the program
For more information, please visit Fellowships for Indian Citizens page.