Student Mobility Programme 2012-2013
|Scholarship / Financial aid: round-trip economy class air travel and monthly stipend |
Date: 5 weeks
Deadline: April 15, 2012
Open to: Indian students enrolled in a masters or doctoral programme at recognised Indian universities
The Student Mobility programme is designed for Indian students enrolled in a masters or doctoral programme at recognised Indian universities or institutions of higher education to take up/ pursue a course or do an internship at recognised Canadian universities, colleges or institutions. The recipient will be affiliated as a student/ intern at a Canadian college, university, research institution or an organization in the developmental sector, and will pursue a course (module/part of a course), or undertake a project or internship at the host institution in Canada.
The fellowship provides round-trip economy class air travel and monthly stipend as per the policy of the Institute.
Duration: 5 weeks
■An applicant should be pursuing a Masters or Doctoral Degree in an Indian University/ Institution;
■The applicant should have completed an equivalent of a Canadian bachelor’s degree from a recognized Indian university with at least 55% marks;
■The applicant should have some (paid or voluntary) professional or work experience relevant to his/ her proposed field of study;
■The applicant should not have another degree from a Canadian university or be enrolled in a Canadian degree program;
■The applicant must be a citizen or a permanent resident of India;
■The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in oral and written English, and should preferably be in the age group of 21-30 years.
The Application form can be downloaded on the website .
For Indian applicants:
Please send a hard copy of the filled out application to the Shastri India Office:
ATT: Sanghamitra Jana Chatterjee (Programme Officer: Faculty and Student Mobility)
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute, 5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi – 110 001, India
For Canadian applicants:
Please send an electronic copy (word or PDF format) of the filled out application to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the Subject: Application for Student Mobility
EXTENDED to SUNDAY APRIL 15, 2012
■ Applicants should be familiar with the Canadian/Indian educational system.
■Applicants will need to have a letter of affiliation from a Canadian institution at the time of applying, or from an Indian Institution (if the faculty mobility applicant is from Canada). It is expected that all applicants correspond, in advance, with potential host institutions.
■Preference will be given to applicants from SICI member institutions in India / Canada as also for affiliation to member institutions in Canada / India.
■The selected applicant / awardee will have to complete his / her travel between 1st June 2012 to 31st March 2013.
■The applicant who has availed/ received this award or fellowship earlier, is not eligible to apply.
For more information please contact:
Sanghamitra Jana Chatterjee (Programme Officer: Faculty and Student Mobility)
Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute, 5 Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi – 110 001, India. Telephone: 91-11-2374-6417/3114 Fax: 91-11-2374-6416.
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