Applications invited for Research Fellowship Scheme, Sitaram Jindal Foundation

A scheme to encourage and inspire the talent and recognize excellence in innovation and research.
Sitaram Jindal Foundation

Offered by 

Sitaram Jindal Foundation  (SJ Foundation)

About the scheme

The Fellowship is for supporting individual investigators in research and development leading to applications of innovations

Fields of research

The proposed area of research/work of the candidate could be  

  • Any field of Science in its broadest terms including (but not limited to) engineering and technology, medicine including Indian systems of medicine 
  • Innovative solutions to the problems faced by the country and the people of India in any field.
  • Towards poverty alleviation - innovations to benefit the poor in a big way.


  • Amount of Fellowship per month can go upto Rs 1 lakh 
  • In addition, the Research Fellow will also get a Contingency grant of a maximum of Rs. 10 lakhs per year
  • The Host Institution will get Rs. 4 lakhs per year per Research Fellow as overhead expenditure

Eligibility Conditons

For details on eligibility criteria, please click here

How to apply

  • Register as a Fellow here
  • Fill up the application form here
  • Submit the signed hard copy of his application in the prescribed form along with attested copies of certificates / recommendations to the Host Institution

For more details please see attachemnt below

March 31, 2014 12:00AM