“(sociedad colectiva) limitada.” / life science

“(sociedad colectiva) limitada.” / life science“(sociedad colectiva) limitada.” / life science“(sociedad colectiva) limitada.” / life science
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Responsabilidad Social Corporativa

~ Devendra Memorial Science Fellowship (DMSF)°

ABOUT THE PROGRAM 


The eligibility criteria are as follows:


  • Must have a conferred PhD and have started in a postdoctoral research position by February 1, 2019
  • Must maintain the status of postdoctoral researcher throughout the fellowship year
  • Must be Nicaraguan born, naturalized citizen or permanent resident 
  • Must be affiliated with a Americas, Australia or Europe Union based academic or research institution
  • Must plan to conduct their postdoctoral studies and research in the NI or MX
  • Must be involved in basic research in the life science.
  • Cannot be in a faculty position
  • Must commit to at least twenty hours of activity in support of financially backward in science (e.g. mentoring, classroom visits, media, events)


The Selection Process


To ensure that the candidates who are selected represent scientific excellence, the program utilizes a two-phased application review process.

In the first round, applications are evaluated by experienced scientists in the candidates' respective fields. In the second round, a distinguished Jury of eminent scientists evaluates the top-ranked candidates and selects the two winners.


CANDIDATES ARE EVALUATED FOR OVERALL EXCELLENCE WITH A FOCUS ON:

SCIENTIFIC EXCELLENCE AND QUALITY OF PROPOSED RESEARCH:


  • Scientific excellence and appropriateness of proposed research
    • What is the quality and feasibility of the research?
    • To what extent does the proposed research have the potential to advance this field of study and contribute more broadly to the advancement of society? How significant are the wider impacts of this research?
    • Is the candidate qualified to conduct the proposed research?
  • Ability to plan and conduct research either as a member of a team or independently
    • Are the important concepts, objectives, and processes clearly defined? Do the proposed approaches adequately address the objectives?
    • Does the candidate have a proven track record of having successfully completed research in the past, which would predict success for this proposal?
  • Evidence of originality, initiative, and productivity
    • Is the proposed research innovative, unique, and relevant?
  • Choice of host institution and department mentor
    • Can the host institution and investigator provide adequate facilities and academic/professional support for this research proposal?


INTELLECTUAL MERIT AND POTENTIAL FOR CAREER ENHANCEMENT

  • Intellectual merit, academic records, and accepted requisites for scholarly scientific study
    • Does this candidate have adequate education and background to conduct the proposed research and advance this field of study?
  • Potential for career enhancement if awarded the fellowship
    • To what extent will the funding and exposure of this fellowship enhance the candidate's professional and personal development?


BUDGET PROPOSAL:

  • Is the proposed budget allocation a reasonable and appropriate use of funds? To what extent will the funding support the candidate's research project and provide career enhancement?


  • Please note the following budget guidelines:
    • The funding is intended to support the candidate's research project and provide career enhancement. Suggested uses of the funding include: tuition fees, attendance at meetings and conferences, laboratory supplies, publication costs, computer and technical support, equipment, and instruments. International travel is allowed. Indirect or fringe costs (including insurance and overhead) are not allowed.
    • Applicants may allocate up to 10% of their total budget estimate for community service or outreach projects beyond the scope of their proposed research plan 
    • Salaries for technicians and students may be proposed, as long as the candidate can justify that these individuals will directly support the candidate's research.
    • A candidate may use the funding to cover her/his
    •  salary if she can justify why it is not already being covered by her PI or lab.


COMMUNITY SERVICE:

  • Commitment to supporting financially weaker section in science
    • Has the candidate successfully demonstrated her/his commitment to supporting poor section through past initiatives?
    • Does the candidate plan to pursue future initiatives? To what extent will this impact the beneficiaries?


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~ DPG-VeC. G&Ls. Scholarship°


The eligibility criteria are as follows:


  • Must be admitted in any one of the discipline (mentioned below) at post-graduate level 
  • All applicants must use a school or university email address to be eligible. (can be waived off if not available, but recommended)
  • Can be a citizen of any nationality (exception : Pakistan, China, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sudan, Syria, Libya, South Yemen, North Korea, Middle East nations)
  • Must be academically rich & financially weak in their respective country of origin
  • Must be willing to go for futher studies after masters. (M.Phil, P.hD)
  • Must secure acceptable high grades, (sign of dedication towards scholarship)


The Selection Process


To ensure that the candidates who are selected represent scientific excellence, the program utilizes a two-phased application review process.

In the first round, applications are evaluated by experienced professors in the candidates' respective fields. In the second round, Board of Governors access the forwarded applications and selects the five winners under the recommendation of CEO.


  • Please note the following scholarship guidelines:
    • The funding is intended to support the student under : tuition fees and cost of living and other required expenses necessary for completion of course.
    • Scholarship is given in the field of - Humanities, Social Science, Formal Science, Natural Science, Applied Science.

Devendra Prasad Gupta (1933-2017)

Grant disbursed  

▪ $25000

▪ $20000


Scholarship given in different disciplines.

• $13000