Andaman Chronicle’s Scholarships Updates

1.  Pursue your Career in Research with Kishore VaigyanikProtsahanYojana

As the name suggests, young science enthusiasts are motivated under this programme. Students with exceptional brilliance, planning to pursue Basic Science programme (BSc, BS, BStat, BMath) or Integrated MSc, MS and build their career in research, are invited by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, to apply for the scholarship and receive economic assistance under the same.

Last date to submit the application form is August 30, 2018. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, candidates need to fulfil the mandated requirements:


               Class 11 students, who have scored a minimum of 75% in Maths and Science, are eligible for Stream SA, whereas for stream SX, class 12 students must score a minimum of 75% in the above-mentioned subjects.

               First years graduates, scoring at least 60% in Basic Science or Integrated MSc, MS in Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology in class 12, are eligible for Stream SB.

               SC, ST, PWD candidates are relieved with 10% relaxation in marks.

Scholarship Reward

               Graduates, integrated first to third years students will receive monthly stipend of INR 5,000 and annual contingency of INR 20,000.

               MSC, integrated fourth to fifth years students, will receive monthly stipend of INR 7,000 and annual contingency grant of INR 28,000.

How to Apply

Interested students are requested to apply online.

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2. An Opportunity to Pedagogies to Gain Global Exposure with USIEF Fellowship

The program offers nine-month non-degree grant to candidates who are either in their early teaching career at college level or are professionals in English language, English or American Literature, American Studies, Linguistics, Comparative Literature and related fields. The candidates will be teaching Bengali, Hindi or Urdu at select U.S. campuses, beginning in August or September 2019.

Last date to submit the application form is August 31, 2018. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, candidates need to fulfil the mandated requirements:


Candidates, who will be holding Master’s degree by June 2019, having good academic record with TOEFL score of minimum 213 (CBT), 79-80 (iBT) or 550 (PBT) and are able to demonstrate maturity, dependability, integrity and professionalism, are eligible.

Scholarship Reward

Selected candidates will be providedmonthly stipend, health insurance and travel support.

How to Apply

Applications are to be filled online.

Other Important Details

Following documents are to be sent along with the application form:

               Three confidential letters of reference

               Academic mark sheets/transcripts

               English language proficiency test scores (if any)

               Passport copy (if available)


The United States – India Educational Foundation (USIEF) promotes mutual understanding between the nationals of India and the U.S. through the educational exchange of outstanding scholars, professionals and students.

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