ICMR Fellowship – Research Grant for Indian Scholars

The applications for Indian Council of Medical Research Fellowship are now accepted. The fellowship is applicable for Indian scholars only. This year, there are 150 awards available. Each of those provides Rs. 25000/-Per month and an annual contingency grant up to Rs. 20,000/- per annum. To apply, the completed application form must be submitted no later tha May every year.

Fellowship Description
ICMR JRF Examination is the first step in the process of admission to the Ph.D/ Research Programme through council’s support. Test for ICMR JRF fellowship are conducted at the seven centres viz. Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Guwahati and Mumbai once a year. The award of JRF is made on merit basis by holding an entrance examination after issuing a countrywide admission notice.

Award Value
Each of the selected fellows will receive benefits as follow: Rs. 25000/-Per month and an annual contingency grant up to Rs. 20,000/- per annum

Level and Area of Studies
Research program in one of the following fields: biomedical sciences, Life Sciences and Social sciences.

Place of Study
The research can be taken in India.

Eligibility and Criteria
To be qualified all applicants must meet the criteria as follow:

  • Hold Postgraduate Degree in Basic Science or Postgraduate Degree in Prof. Course
  • Age Limit: The age limit for admission to the eligibility test is 28 years
  • Syllabus: As prescribed by UGC.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only Indian scholars are invited to apply.

Application Instruction
The application can be made online. Please click the link below to apply.

Submission Deadline
May every year.

Website and Application Link