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Ministry of Science and Education of India is offering CSRI-Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2017 to students who wish to conduct research at Cognitive Science Research Initiative (CSRI).

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of CSRI-Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2017 are required to hold a Ph.D. or an equivalent degree in Science, Engineering and relevant areas of Cognitive Science.
  • Applicants must possess good academic record.
  • The age of the candidates applying for CSRI-Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2017 must not be more than 40 years.
  • Candidates who submitted their thesis are also eligible to apply.

 

CSIR-IGIB: PhD Programme

Posted: May 24, 2017 in Apr-Jun Deadline, Asia, Asians, India, PhD
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CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative biology (CSIR-IGIB) invites applications from bright and talented scholars from diverse backgrounds with strong motivation and good academic record to carry out research in the foremost areas of modern biology leading to a PhD degree.

Subject areas:

  • Genomics and Molecular Medicine
  • Genome Informatics and Structural Biology
  • Chemical and Systems Biology
  • Respiratory disease biology
  • Environmental Biotechnology

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must hold Masters’ degree (M.Sc/M.Tech/M.Pharm) with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in any branch of Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science or allied subjects with special interest in Biology. B.Tech (in Biological sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology)/B.Pharm/B.E./MBBS candidates with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) may also apply.
  • All candidates must also have obtained at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in their XII th standard board examination.
  • Both the criteria are relaxed for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) candidates to a minimum of 55% in the highest qualifying exam and at the XII th standard board examination.
  • Candidates who are awaiting results for the highest qualifying examinations are allowed to appear, but their admission is subject to clearing all the eligibility criteria at the time of admission.
  • Sc/M.Tech/M.Pharm/B.Tech/B.Pharm/B.E/MBBS candidates should hold CSIR-UGC (JRF)/DBT(JRF)/ICMR- JRF/DST-INSPIRE or equivalent (fellowship certificate should be valid at least till July 13, 2017, in all cases).

Age Limit:

  • Applicant must not exceed 28 years of age; relaxable for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy)/physically handicapped persons as well as women candidates as per Govt. of India rules in this regard.

Applications:

  • A digital passport photograph not more than 2MB in size.
  • Details of your educational qualifications (marks, subjects, university, year of passing, etc). Please convert CGPA grades to percentage.
  • A succinctly written research proposal highlighting the following: Title of the proposal; Introduction on the problem; What is not known?; How do you aim to solve it?; 1 page schematic on the proposal (max 1500 words)
  • The proposal file should be a single pdf file containing the schematic.
  • Candidates will have to submit a non-refundable application fee of Rs 1000/- [Rs 500/- for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) candidates]. The payment needs to be made through an online payment portal.
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Organization Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology(CSIR-IGIB)
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country India
Subject areas Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to Indian nationals
Deadline May 31, 2017
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BARC – BRNS, KSKRA Fellowship Scheme: Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Board of Research In Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Government of India invites Applications for its Prestigious Scheme called “DR. K.S.KRISHNAN RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIP (KSKRA)“for its Batch – 26.

For a challenging career in pursuit of front ranking R&D programs in Atomic Energy.

KSKRA Fellowship Scheme: Research Associates selected under Ihe prestigious KSKRA program are given an opportunity to work on R&D programs ot national importance relevant to the DAE mandate and offers prospects of regular absorption in DAE units.

Broad disciplines: Physical Sciences. Chemical Sciences. Biosciences, and Engineering Sciences

Stipend of Rs.40.000/- ♦ other benefits for a maximum period of 2 years.

Details of Application Code for KSKRA application:

Sr
No
KSKRA Code (to be
mentioned by the applicant)
Area of specialization Discipline
1 KS-17/MG/26/1 Studies of alloys using 3 Dimensional Atom
Probe analysis (3DAP)
Physics/Metallurgy/Chemistry
2 KS-17/MG/26/2 Phase    transformation    studies using
focused   ion   beam   and transmission
electron microscopy
Physics/Metallurgy/Chemistry
3 KS-17/RDDG/26/3 Thermal hydraulic analysis; Heat and Mass
Transfer formulations
Mechanical
4 KS-17/PH/26/4 Astrophysical studies of very high energy
(GeV-TeV. VHE band) gamma ray sources
Astrophysics/Physics
5 KS-17/PH/26/5 Accelerator physics with hands on
experience on accelerator related
development activities
Physics/Electrical/Electron ics
6 KS-17/RCIG/26/6 Speciation and migration of metal ions in Chemistry/Geochemistry/Soil
geo-sphere including geochemical
modeling
Science
7 KS-17/BS/26/7 Food processing and quality assurance Food Technology/Food Science
8 KS-17/BS/26/8 Computational Biology and bio-informatics Bio-Science
g KS-17/CH/26/9 Pre-clinical screening of anti-cancer drug
formulations
Biochemistry/Pharmacol ogy/Zoology
10 KS-17/CH/26/10 Bio-fouling in sea water involvement and
marine ecology
Marine Biology /Life Sciences

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

Minimum Educational Qualification and Experience:
1. For Engineers: Ph.D. degree in Engineering (Those who have submitted thesis for Ph.D. may also apply. However. Ph.D. degree certificate should be submitted within a period of six months of joining as Research Associate) or Master’s degree in  Engineering (M.Tech./ M.E./M.S.) with a minimum of 2-year R&D experience after obtaining M.TechVM.E./M.S. degree,
2. For Scientists: Ph.D. degree in Science (Those who have submitted thesis for Ph.D. may also apply. However. Ph.D. degree i-arfifii-ata cHm itH Ka ci ihmillaH iMithln a nariivt ot civ mnnlKc ni inimnn ic  Dacairrh A c c rn-i -jtal

Last date for receipt of applications: 31/05/2017

 

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South Asia Foundation is offering fully paid scholarships for students of SAARC countries. Scholarships are awarded to pursue M. Tech. in Green Energy Technology at Centre for Green Energy Technology, Pondicherry University for the Academic Year 2017-2018.

The aim of UNESCO SAF Madanjeet School of Green Energy Technologies is to do research in the field of renewable energy and to create sufficient skilled manpower in India in this field.

The South Asia Foundation (SAF) is a secular, non-profit and non-political organization, which was established in September 2000. Its objective is to uphold its core values of regional cooperation and peace through education and cultural interaction between the eight SAARC countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing M. Tech. programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in Green Energy Technology at Centre for Green Energy Technology, Pondicherry University.

Scholarship Award: Monthly stipend of Rs. 10,000/- plus admission fee as per Pondicherry University regulations (i.e. Registration and tuition fee etc. for 2 years) plus Hostel accommodation charges plus student group medical insurance plus re-reimbursement of to and fro AIR fare for the shortest route (subjects to a maximum of Rs. 20,000/travel) plus an annual contingency grant of Rs. 5000/  per year to support for the purchase of study materials.

Number of Scholarships: There are 8 scholarships available to SAARC students equally distributed including India (a maximum of two students from a SAARC country may be engaged depending upon the vacancy exists).

Scholarship can be taken in India

Eligibility: BE/B.Tech in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics, Chemical or Biotechnology or M.Sc in Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Nanoscience or Photonics with Mathematics at B.Sc level least 55% marks in the qualifying examinations. The equivalence of degree can be worked out as per the eligibility criteria specified by Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Nationality: Scholarships are available to SAARC students (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka).

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:  Applicants must have undergraduate degree.

How to Apply: Contact Employer

Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2017.

Scholarship Link

CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative biology (CSIR-IGIB) invites applications from bright and talented scholars from diverse backgrounds with strong motivation and good academic record to carry out research in the foremost areas of modern biology leading to a PhD degree.

Subject areas:

  • Genomics and Molecular Medicine
  • Genome Informatics and Structural Biology
  • Chemical and Systems Biology
  • Respiratory disease biology
  • Environmental Biotechnology

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must hold Masters’ degree (M.Sc/M.Tech/M.Pharm) with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in any branch of Life Sciences/Biotechnology/Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science or allied subjects with special interest in Biology. B.Tech (in Biological sciences or other branches with special interest in Biology)/B.Pharm/B.E./MBBS candidates with at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) may also apply.
  • All candidates must also have obtained at least 60% (or equivalent in CGPA) in their XII th standard board examination.
  • Both the criteria are relaxed for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) candidates to a minimum of 55% in the highest qualifying exam and at the XII th standard board examination.
  • Candidates who are awaiting results for the highest qualifying examinations are allowed to appear, but their admission is subject to clearing all the eligibility criteria at the time of admission.
  • Sc/M.Tech/M.Pharm/B.Tech/B.Pharm/B.E/MBBS candidates should hold CSIR-UGC (JRF)/DBT(JRF)/ICMR- JRF/DST-INSPIRE or equivalent (fellowship certificate should be valid at least till July 13, 2017, in all cases).

Age Limit:

  • Applicant must not exceed 28 years of age; relaxable for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy)/physically handicapped persons as well as women candidates as per Govt. of India rules in this regard.

Applications:

  • A digital passport photograph not more than 2MB in size.
  • Details of your educational qualifications (marks, subjects, university, year of passing, etc). Please convert CGPA grades to percentage.
  • A succinctly written research proposal highlighting the following: Title of the proposal; Introduction on the problem; What is not known?; How do you aim to solve it?; 1 page schematic on the proposal (max 1500 words)
  • The proposal file should be a single pdf file containing the schematic.
  • Candidates will have to submit a non-refundable application fee of Rs 1000/- [Rs 500/- for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy) candidates]. The payment needs to be made through an online payment portal.
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Organization Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology(CSIR-IGIB)
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country India
Subject areas Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to Indian nationals
Deadline May 31, 2017
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Open to all nationals except Indians

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icon 10 Jul 2017

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Nalanda University is offering Nalanda Need cum Merit Scholarship, 2017 to merit and deserving students with financial need. The scholarship is for students whose family income wouldn’t be enough to cover the financial obligation.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship provides the difference between the total cost and the ability of the applicant to pay.
  • Applicants, to be eligible for Nalanda Need cum Merit Scholarship, 2017, must have the family income less than INR 4.5 lakhs of CTC per annum.
  • To evidence the annual income, ITR or income proof is essential.
  • Candidates applying for Nalanda Need cum Merit Scholarship, 2017 are assessed based on both merit and need parameters.

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Indian School of Business (ISB) International Scholarships:  Indian School of Business (ISB) International Scholarships

The Indian School of Business (ISB) is offering a number of international scholarships for pursuing postgraduate program in management.

The one-year Post Graduate Program in Management (PGP) helps the professionals to take a break in the middle of their career and expand their horizons.

The Indian School of Business (ISB) is a world-class business school in Asia.

Nationality: Indian as well as International students can apply.

Number of Scholarships:  26 scholarships are available.

Level of study: Scholarships are available for pursuing postgraduate programs.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of management.

Scholarship Awards:

  • Bridge to India Scholarship: 0.5 to 1 million
  • La Caixa and Casa Asia Scholarship: Total expenditure
  • Talentia Scholarship: Total expenditure
  • ISB Merit Waivers: 25% to 100% of the Tuition Fee
  • ISB – AIESEC Scholarship: 1 million

Advantages of applying in Cycle 1:

  • Only Cycle 1 applicants would receive Full tuition fee waivers
  • Cycle 1 applicants will receive 50% of all merit and need-based waivers

Place of study: Scholarship can be taken in India

Eligibility Criteria for the scholarships:

  • ISB Merit Waivers: The basis for the merit waiver would be the applicants Admission application
  • ISB – AIESEC Scholarship: The basis for the scholarship would be the overall merit along with an essay.
  • Bridge to India Scholarship: The basis for the scholarship would be the overall merit along with an essay.
  • La Caixa and Casa Asia Scholarship: Refer to LaCaixa website
  • Talentia Scholarship: Refer to Talentia website

Admission Requirements: in order to be considered a PGP applicant for the Class of 2018, the applicant must have:

  • Bachelors or equivalent degree in any discipline
  • Minimum 24 months of full time work experience by March 31, 2017
  • a valid GMAT / GRE score.
  • IELTS / TOEFL / PTE score  is required only if the English is not the language of instruction at undergraduate study level

How to Apply: Apply online.

Application and documents details: The candidates are required to submit the application. The following documents should be scanned and uploaded with the copies of the following documents:-

  • Colour photograph
  • Passport photocopy
  • Bachelor’s degree marksheets/transcripts (for all semesters/years)
  • Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
  • transcripts or Marksheets and certificates for additional education (if applicable)
  • Proof of income
  • Company Support Letter (not applicable for self employed individuals/business owners)
  • Business card
  • Two Professional Evaluations from current/previous supervisors
  • Organisation Chart

 

Application Deadline: The application deadline for Cycle 1 is October 15th, 2017.

 

Quick Overview—————
Organization Indian School of Business (ISB)
Fellowship Level Postgraduate program
 Country      India
Subject Areas Management
Fellowship Amount Varies
Eligibility Bachelors degree or equivalent in any discipline
Deadline 15th October  2017

 

Further information about the program:

45 Scientists Positions at NABI: NABI (National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute) is recruiting scientists of highest calibre and potential at various levels.

National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Mohali, is an autonomous R&D Institute under Government of India, Department of Biotechnology.

Further Details: The number of faculty positions in the fields of Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Biotechnology is given below:

Positions Pay band Rs./- Gradepay
(Rs./-)
Total
emoluments on
min. scale*
No of
posts
Age
limit
Scientist-F PB-4-
37400-67000
8900 Rs. 1,27,444/- 5 55
Scientisl-E PB-4-
37400-67000
8700 Rs. 1,19,884/- 10 55
Scienlist-D PB-3-
15600-39100
7600 Rs. 78,052/- 15 50
Scienlisl-C PB-3-
15600-39100
6600 Rs. 67,594/- 15 40

* Likely lo be revised as per 7 Pay Commission, Govt, of lndia.

Total No of Positions: 45

Areas of specialization as essential qualifications:

Research experience will be calculated as follows:

  • For PhD degree experience will be calculated from the award of the PhD degree.
  • For MD/M.tech/M.E the experience will be calculated from the date of the award of degree.

Research Areas:

1 Agricultural Biotechnology and Molecular Biology:

  1. Food Safety and Quality
  2. Food Stability
  3. Food Processing and Design
  4. Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  5. Nutraceutical and Phytochemicals
  6. Nutritional Biology

Application Procedure:

The applications should be submitted in the prescribed format available at our website (see the link below) or can be obtained by post from “Administrative Officer, National AgriFood Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Knowledge City, Sector-81, Mohali – 140306 Punjab, India”.

Note: This is a rolling advertisement. Applications can be submitted any time till November 30, 2017. Applications will be screened in two batches, first on May 31, and second on Nov 30, 2017.

Quick Overview————-
Organization NABI
Level Scientists
Country India
Subject areas Biotechnology
Salary As per Regulations
Eligibility PhD in relavant disciplines
Deadline Nov. 30, 2017
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The National Institute of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD), an autonomous Institution of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship,  Government of India is offering various fully funded International Training Programmes during the year 2017-18 under ITEC/SCAAP Scholarship, flagship capacity building programmes of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for training programmes.

Study Subject: Starting from 3rd July 2017 till 11th August 2017, NIESBUD is organizing Fully Funded six weeks International Training Programmes on International Marketing and Global Competitiveness, International Training Programmes on Rural Enterprise Planning and Promotion or Women & Youth Entrepreneurship in Water Supply & Sanitation Development – Trainers/Promoters Programme at its campus in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India. The Programme has been designed-

International Training Programmes on International Marketing and Global Competitiveness:

  • To share Indian & International experiences on competitiveness
  • To acquire knowledge & skill for export marketing
  • To know the policies & planning for facilitating international marketing
  • To formulate action plan for global competitiveness

International Training Programmes on Rural Enterprise Planning and Promotion:

  • To share the rural development experiences
  • To acquire skill & competencies for rural entrepreneurship
  • Planning & implementing rural development and entrepreneurship
  • To prepare a plan of action of rural development

Women & Youth Entrepreneurship in Water Supply & Sanitation Development – Trainers/Promoters Programme:

  • Understand technical, social and economic viability of the women and young entrepreneurs in the water sector development
  • Develop skills in mobilizing and organizing women and youth in recognition as agents for social change
  • Understanding different opportunity areas for involvement in the water and sanitation development.
  • To get experiential learning of development of enterprises in water supply and sanitation.
  • Understand the management of schemes (operation and maintenance), cost recovery, how to manage troubleshooting, other issues, etc).
  • Achieve the sustainability of water and sanitation service and create favorable condition for scale up involvement of Micro Enterprises in water, sanitation and hygiene development.

Number of Awards: 105 scholarships are offered.

Scholarship Award: Airfare (to and fro), Course fees, Boarding and Lodging, Study Visit Expenses, Living Allowances, Book Allowances, Project Allowance. Participants are entitled to avail full benefits of:

  • Two-way Air Fare and Visa
  • Course Fees
  • Accommodation
  • Monthly Living Allowance of Rs 25,000/- per month, calculated on the basis of arrival and departure dates, for meeting expenditure on food, out-of-pocket expenses, etc.
  • Book Allowance of Rs 5,000/- for purchase of Course-related books
  • Study Tour

Scholarship can be taken in NIESBUD Noida, India

Eligibility: Proficiency in English. The medium of instruction being English, adequate knowledge of English is necessary for effective participation.

Nationality: Citizens of all ITEC countries (Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzogovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde Island, Cayman Island, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Commonwealth of Dominica, Comoros, Congo, Cooks Island, Costa Rica, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El-Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Korea(DPRK), Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco 91. Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Republic of Sao Tome, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Solomon Island, Somalia, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Sudan, South Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Tajikistan, Thailand,  Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tabago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks & Caicos Island, Tuvalu, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen) and SCAAP countries Botswana, Cameroon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe can apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

India Scholarships

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Online Application

Application Deadline: The deadline is June 10, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The Nalanda University is welcoming foreign students to apply for Nalanda Master Fellowship in India for the academic session of 2017/18. The fellowship is available to pursue the master degree in various fields at Nalanda university in India.

The aim of the fellowship is to promote the education of India and give financial support to foreign students.

Nalanda is a word known across the world and for centuries. It stands for a university which attracted students and scholars from across Asia and even farther away.

Course Level: The fellowship is available for pursuing the master degree.

Study Subject: The fellowship is awarded in the field of History, Ecology, Environment, Philosophy and  Comparative Religions.

Scholarship Award: The fellowship will cover the following:

  • Up to 100% in Tuition Fees, Residence charges, Meal Charges. It does not cover Admission Fees and Refundable Caution Money.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in India

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarship:

  • Selection for this fellowship is based on the evaluation and recommendation of the Admissions Committee and depends on the performance of the student during the admission process.

Nationality: Foreign applicants are eligible for this fellowship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 15 years of prior studies i.e. in 10+2+3 pattern with a GPA of at least 2.2 or above on a 4 point scale or equivalent grade if another grade-point scale is used.

English Language Requirement: For graduates from non-Indian universities, scores of one of the accepted English Language tests (TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, PTE, STEP).

Master Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via online mode.

  • The student should have gone through the admission process and filled the relevant fields for financial aid. After getting the Offer of Admission the student should click here to apply.

Online application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 10, 2017.

Scholarship Link